H1572 גּמא - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


גּמא
gâmâ'
gaw-maw'
A primitive root (literally or figuratively) to absorb

KJV Usage: swallow, drink.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

BDB1673

גּמא

1. to swallow (liquids)
a. (Piel) to swallow
b. (Hiphil) to drink
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 358
Parts of Speech: Verb

TBESH:
גָּמָא
ga.ma
H:V
to swallow
1) to swallow (liquids)
1a) (Piel) to swallow
1b) (Hiphil) to drink

View how H1572 גּמא is used in the Bible

2 occurrences of H1572 גּמא

Genesis 24:17 Let me, I pray thee, drink
Job 39:24 He swalloweth

Distinct usage

1 Let me, I pray thee, drink
1 He swalloweth

Corresponding Greek Words

gama hi. G4222 potizo
gama pi. G853 aphanizo


Related words

H1572 גּמא

H1573 גּמא gôme'
גּמא
gôme'
go'-meh
From H1572; properly an absorbent, that is, the bulrush (from its porosity); specifically the papyrus

KJV Usage: (bul-) rush.


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