H1571 גּם - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

By contraction from an unused root meaning to gather; properly assemblage; used only adverbially also, even, yea, though; often repeated as correlation both ... and

KJV Usage: again, alike, also, (so much) as (soon), both (so) . . . and, but, either . . . or, even, for all, (in) likewise (manner), moreover, nay . . . neither, one, then (-refore), though, what, with, yea.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. also, even, indeed, moreover, yea
a. also, moreover (giving emphasis)
b. neither, neither...nor (with negative)
c. even (for stress)
d. indeed, yea (introducing climax)
e. also (of correspondence or retribution)
f. but, yet, though (adversative)
g. even, yea, yea though (with 'when' in hypothetical case)
2. (TWOT) again, alike
Origin: by contraction from an unused root
TWOT: 361a
Parts of Speech: Adverb

1) also, even, indeed, moreover, yea
1a) also, moreover (giving emphasis)
1b) neither, neither...nor (with negative)
1c) even (for stress)
1d) indeed, yea (introducing climax)
1e) also (of correspondence or retribution)
1f) but, yet, though (adversative)
1g) even, yea, yea though (with 'when' in hypothetical case)
2) (TWOT) again, alike

View how H1571 גּם is used in the Bible

First 30 of 44 occurrences of H1571 גּם

Genesis 3:6 also
Genesis 6:3 for that he also
Genesis 20:5 even
Genesis 20:6 Yea,
Genesis 24:25 moreover to him, We have both
Genesis 24:25 and
Genesis 32:19 And so
Genesis 32:20 moreover,
Genesis 44:16 both we, and he also
Leviticus 26:24 you yet
Leviticus 26:44 when they shall be
Deuteronomy 12:30 likewise.
1 Samuel 12:16 Now therefore
1 Samuel 19:24 also,
2 Samuel 17:12 so much as
2 Samuel 17:13 until there is not one
1 Chronicles 11:2 over my people
2 Chronicles 20:13 with
Nehemiah 5:15 yea, even
Nehemiah 6:1 in it; (though
Nehemiah 6:14 also,
Nehemiah 13:26 nevertheless even him
Job 2:10 What?
Job 12:3 But
Job 33:6 also
Psalms 95:9 and
Proverbs 20:10 of them are alike
Ecclesiastes 1:17 that this
Ecclesiastes 2:15 even to me;
Ecclesiastes 4:8 yea,

Distinct usage

5 also
3 Yea,
2 and
2 also,
2 even
1 for that he also
1 moreover to him, We have both
1 And so
1 you yet
1 Now therefore
1 until there is not one
1 over my people
1 in it; (though
1 nevertheless even him
1 What?
1 But
1 of them are alike
1 that this
1 even to me;
1 Again,
1 that this also
1 As
1 when they shall be
1 so much as
1 Then
1 for as soon as
1 with
1 yea, even
1 likewise.
1 moreover,
1 nay,
1 neither
1 either
1 yet
1 both we, and he also

Corresponding Greek Words

gam G230 alethos

Related words


H4041 מגמּה me gammâh
me gammâh
From the same as H1571; properly accumulation, that is, impulse or direction

KJV Usage: sup up.