1598. ganan
Strong's Concordance
ganan: to cover, surround, defend
Original Word: גָּנַן
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: ganan
Phonetic Spelling: (gaw-nan')
Short Definition: defend
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
Definition
to cover, surround, defend
NASB Translation
defend (6), protect (2).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
[גָּנַן] verb cover, surround, defend (Arabic , Aramaic אַגֵּן (Aph`el), Palmyrene אגן VogPalm.132 ff.) —

Qal Perfect וְגַנּוֺתִי Isaiah 37:35 3t.; Infinitive absolute גָּנוֺן Isaiah 31:5 (c. Hiph`il q. v.) — defend, subject always ׳י; object the city Jerusalem with על Isaiah 37:35; Isaiah 38:6 = 2 Kings 20:6; 2 Kings 19:34 with אֶלֿ ("" הוֺשִׁיעַ).

Hiph`il Imperfect — or

Qal according to BaZMG 1889, 178, who compare Arabic יָגֵן Isaiah 31:5 2t. — defend (= Qal), Jerusalem Isaiah 31:5 יגן גָּ֗֗֗נוֺן with על ("" הִצִּיל); object Yahweh's people Zechariah 9:15 with על, Zechariah 12:8 with בְּעַד.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
defend

A primitive root; to hedge about, i.e. (generally) protect -- defend.

Forms and Transliterations
גָּנ֥וֹן גנון וְגַנּוֹתִ֖י וְגַנּוֹתִ֛י וְגַנּוֹתִי֙ וגנותי יָגֵ֛ן יָגֵ֣ן יָגֵ֤ן יגן gā·nō·wn gaNon gānōwn vegannoTi wə·ḡan·nō·w·ṯî wəḡannōwṯî yā·ḡên yaGen yāḡên
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8 Occurrences


gā·nō·wn — 1 Occ.
wə·ḡan·nō·w·ṯî — 4 Occ.
yā·ḡên — 3 Occ.

2 Kings 19:34
HEB: וְגַנּוֹתִ֛י אֶל־ הָעִ֥יר
NAS: For I will defend this city
KJV: For I will defend this city, to save
INT: will defend about city

2 Kings 20:6
HEB: הָעִ֣יר הַזֹּ֑את וְגַנּוֹתִי֙ עַל־ הָעִ֣יר
NAS: of Assyria; and I will defend this
KJV: of Assyria; and I will defend this city
INT: city and I will defend and city

Isaiah 31:5
HEB: עָפ֔וֹת כֵּ֗ן יָגֵ֛ן יְהוָ֥ה צְבָא֖וֹת
NAS: of hosts will protect Jerusalem.
KJV: of hosts defend Jerusalem;
INT: flying so will protect the LORD of hosts

Isaiah 31:5
HEB: עַל־ יְרֽוּשָׁלִָ֑ם גָּנ֥וֹן וְהִצִּ֖יל פָּסֹ֥חַ
NAS: Jerusalem. He will protect and deliver
KJV: Jerusalem; defending also he will deliver
INT: and Jerusalem will protect and deliver will pass

Isaiah 37:35
HEB: וְגַנּוֹתִ֛י עַל־ הָעִ֥יר
NAS: For I will defend this city
KJV: For I will defend this city to save
INT: will defend and city

Isaiah 38:6
HEB: הָעִ֣יר הַזֹּ֑את וְגַנּוֹתִ֖י עַל־ הָעִ֥יר
NAS: of Assyria; and I will defend this
KJV: of Assyria: and I will defend this city.
INT: city and I will defend and city

Zechariah 9:15
HEB: יְהוָ֣ה צְבָאוֹת֮ יָגֵ֣ן עֲלֵיהֶם֒ וְאָכְל֗וּ
NAS: of hosts will defend them. And they will devour
KJV: of hosts shall defend them; and they shall devour,
INT: the LORD of hosts will defend and they will devour

Zechariah 12:8
HEB: בַּיּ֣וֹם הַה֗וּא יָגֵ֤ן יְהוָה֙ בְּעַד֙
NAS: the LORD will defend the inhabitants
KJV: shall the LORD defend the inhabitants
INT: day he will defend the LORD about

8 Occurrences

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