1712. Dagon
Strong's Concordance
Dagon: a god and an idol of the Philistines
Original Word: דָּגוֹן
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Transliteration: Dagon
Phonetic Spelling: (daw-gohn')
Short Definition: Dagon
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from dag
Definition
a god and an idol of the Philistines
NASB Translation
Dagon (12), Dagon's (1).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
דָּגוֺן proper name, masculine: 1 Samuel 5:4 god & idol of Philistines (compare Assyrian Dagan, Dakan(nu), name perhaps non-Shemitic COT Judges 16:23 DlPa 139 SayceRel. Babylonian 188 f. but see Jen below) **oldest tradition (Jerome) seems to waver between דָּג fish and דָּגָן grain, as explanation of דָּגוֺן, see בית. — god of Ashdod, except Judges 16:23 (Gaza) & 1 Chronicles 10:10 (but compare below); — דגון אֱלֹהֵיהֶם Judges 16:23 compare דגון אֱלֹהֵינוּ 1 Samuel 5:7, ׳בֵּית ד1Samuel 5:2,5; 1 Chronicles 10:10 (here hardly original compare "" 1 Samuel 31:10 & We Dr); ׳כֹּהֲנֵי ד 1 Samuel 5:5, ׳מִפְתַּן ד 1 Samuel 5:5; as name of image ׳(אֵצֶל) ד 1 Samuel 5:2; 1 Samuel 5:3; 1 Samuel 5:4, דגון נֹפֵל 1 Samuel 5:3; 1 Samuel 5:4, נִשְׁאַר עָלָיו ׳רַק ד 1 Samuel 5:4 (but sense difficult; We proposes דָּגוֺ only his fish, i.e. fishy part, was left upon him, see also Dr; — but was Dagon a fish-god ? compare works cited above & ScholzG-tzendienst 238 ff., Baud in PRE2iii. 460 ff. especially JenKosmol. 449 ff.) see בֵּית דָּגוֺן p. III.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
Dagon

From dag; the fish-god; Dagon, a Philistine deity -- Dagon.

see HEBREW dag

Forms and Transliterations
דָּג֑וֹן דָּג֔וֹן דָּג֖וֹן דָּג֛וֹן דָּג֜וֹן דָּג֥וֹן דָּגֽוֹן׃ דָג֗וֹן דָג֜וֹן דגון דגון׃ לְדָג֥וֹן לדגון dā·ḡō·wn ḏā·ḡō·wn daGon dāḡōwn ḏāḡōwn lə·ḏā·ḡō·wn ledaGon ləḏāḡōwn
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13 Occurrences


dā·ḡō·wn — 12 Occ.
lə·ḏā·ḡō·wn — 1 Occ.

Judges 16:23
HEB: זֶֽבַח־ גָּד֛וֹל לְדָג֥וֹן אֱלֹהֵיהֶ֖ם וּלְשִׂמְחָ֑ה
NAS: sacrifice to Dagon their god,
KJV: sacrifice unto Dagon their god,
INT: sacrifice A great to Dagon their god rejoice

1 Samuel 5:2
HEB: אֹת֖וֹ בֵּ֣ית דָּג֑וֹן וַיַּצִּ֥יגוּ אֹת֖וֹ
NAS: it to the house of Dagon and set
KJV: it into the house of Dagon, and set
INT: and brought to the house of Dagon and set by

1 Samuel 5:2
HEB: אֹת֖וֹ אֵ֥צֶל דָּגֽוֹן׃
NAS: of Dagon and set it by Dagon.
KJV: and set it by Dagon.
INT: and set by Dagon

1 Samuel 5:3
HEB: מִֽמָּחֳרָ֔ת וְהִנֵּ֣ה דָג֗וֹן נֹפֵ֤ל לְפָנָיו֙
NAS: behold, Dagon had fallen
KJV: on the morrow, behold, Dagon [was] fallen
INT: the next behold Dagon had fallen his face

1 Samuel 5:3
HEB: וַיִּקְחוּ֙ אֶת־ דָּג֔וֹן וַיָּשִׁ֥בוּ אֹת֖וֹ
NAS: So they took Dagon and set
KJV: And they took Dagon, and set
INT: of the LORD took Dagon and set his place

1 Samuel 5:4
HEB: מִֽמָּחֳרָת֒ וְהִנֵּ֣ה דָג֗וֹן נֹפֵ֤ל לְפָנָיו֙
NAS: behold, Dagon had fallen
KJV: morning, behold, Dagon [was] fallen
INT: the next behold Dagon had fallen his face

1 Samuel 5:4
HEB: יְהוָ֑ה וְרֹ֨אשׁ דָּג֜וֹן וּשְׁתֵּ֣י ׀ כַּפּ֣וֹת
NAS: And the head of Dagon and both
KJV: and the head of Dagon and both
INT: of the LORD and the head of Dagon and both the palms

1 Samuel 5:4
HEB: הַמִּפְתָּ֔ן רַ֥ק דָּג֖וֹן נִשְׁאַ֥ר עָלָֽיו׃
NAS: only the trunk of Dagon was left
KJV: upon the threshold; only [the stump of] Dagon was left
INT: the threshold but of Dagon was left and

1 Samuel 5:5
HEB: יִדְרְכוּ֩ כֹהֲנֵ֨י דָג֜וֹן וְכָֽל־ הַבָּאִ֧ים
NAS: neither the priests of Dagon nor all
KJV: Therefore neither the priests of Dagon, nor any that come
INT: tread the priests of Dagon all enter

1 Samuel 5:5
HEB: הַבָּאִ֧ים בֵּית־ דָּג֛וֹן עַל־ מִפְתַּ֥ן
NAS: all who enter Dagon's house tread
KJV: nor any that come into Dagon's house,
INT: enter house Dagon's on the threshold

1 Samuel 5:5
HEB: עַל־ מִפְתַּ֥ן דָּג֖וֹן בְּאַשְׁדּ֑וֹד עַ֖ד
NAS: on the threshold of Dagon in Ashdod
KJV: on the threshold of Dagon in Ashdod
INT: on the threshold of Dagon Ashdod against

1 Samuel 5:7
HEB: עָלֵ֔ינוּ וְעַ֖ל דָּג֥וֹן אֱלֹהֵֽינוּ׃
NAS: is severe on us and on Dagon our god.
KJV: is sore upon us, and upon Dagon our god.
INT: and on and Dagon our god

1 Chronicles 10:10
HEB: תָקְע֖וּ בֵּ֥ית דָּגֽוֹן׃ ס
NAS: his head in the house of Dagon.
KJV: his head in the temple of Dagon.
INT: and fastened the house of Dagon

13 Occurrences

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