H1471 גּי גּוי - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


גּי גּוי
gôy gôy
go'ee, go'-ee
Apparently from the same root as H1465 (in the sense of massing); a foreign nation; hence a Gentile; also (figuratively) a troop of animals, or a flight of locusts

KJV Usage: Gentile, heathen, nation, people.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

גּי גּוי
n m
1. nation, people
a. nation, people
1. usually of non-Hebrew people
2. of descendants of Abraham
3. of Israel
b. of swarm of locusts, other animals (fig.) n pr m
c. Goyim? = "nations"
Origin: apparently from the same root as H1465
TWOT: 326e
Parts of Speech:

View how H1471 גּי גּוי is used in the Bible

First 30 of 511 occurrences of H1471 גּי גּוי

Genesis 10:5
Genesis 10:20
Genesis 10:31
Genesis 10:32
Genesis 12:2
Genesis 14:1
Genesis 14:9
Genesis 15:14
Genesis 17:4
Genesis 17:5
Genesis 17:6
Genesis 17:16
Genesis 17:20
Genesis 18:18
Genesis 20:4
Genesis 21:13
Genesis 21:18
Genesis 22:18
Genesis 25:23
Genesis 26:4
Genesis 35:11
Genesis 46:3
Genesis 48:19
Exodus 9:24
Exodus 19:6
Exodus 32:10
Exodus 33:13
Exodus 34:10
Exodus 34:24
Leviticus 18:24

Corresponding Greek Words

goi G444 anthropos
goi G1093 ge
goi G1484 ethnos
goi G2190 echthros
goi G2992 laos
goi G3941 par oikos
goi G5443 phule