1572. gama
Strong's Concordance
gama: to swallow (liquids)
Original Word: גָּמָא
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: gama
Phonetic Spelling: (gaw-maw')
Definition: to swallow (liquids)
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
to swallow (liquids)
NASB Translation
drink (1), races (1).

[גָּמָא] verb swallow (liquids), (Late Hebrew id.; compare Aramaic גְּמָא, גְּמַע, ; perhaps compare also Ethiopic jar, vessel see Di) —

Pi`el Imperfect יְגַמֶּאאֶֿרֶץ Job 39:24 figurative of horse in swift gallop; (this, however, possibly denominative from גּוּמָּא Late Hebrew, Aramaic גּוּמְּתָא, pit, hollow, i.e. he makes [paws or stamps] hollows in the earth).

Hiph`il Imperative feminine singular suffix הַגְמִיאִינִי נָא מְעַטמַֿיִם Genesis 24:17 let me drink a little water, pray.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
swallow, drink

A primitive root (literally or figuratively) to absorb -- swallow, drink.

Forms and Transliterations
הַגְמִיאִ֥ינִי הגמיאיני יְגַמֶּא־ יגמא־ haḡ·mî·’î·nî haḡmî’înî hagmiIni yə·ḡam·me- yegamme yəḡamme-
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Englishman's Concordance
Genesis 24:17
HEB: לִקְרָאתָ֑הּ וַיֹּ֕אמֶר הַגְמִיאִ֥ינִי נָ֛א מְעַט־
NAS: Please let me drink a little
KJV: and said, Let me, I pray thee, drink a little
INT: her her and said drink Please A little

Job 39:24
HEB: בְּרַ֣עַשׁ וְ֭רֹגֶז יְגַמֶּא־ אָ֑רֶץ וְלֹֽא־
NAS: and rage he races over the ground,
KJV: He swalloweth the ground
INT: shaking and rage races the ground does not

2 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 1572
2 Occurrences

haḡ·mî·’î·nî — 1 Occ.
yə·ḡam·me- — 1 Occ.

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