Probably of Egyptian origin; Goshen, the residence of the Israelites in Egypt; also a place in Palestine
KJV Usage: Goshen.
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions
Goshen = "drawing near" 1. a region in northern Egypt, east of the lower Nile, where the children of Israel lived from the time of Joseph to the time of Moses 2. a district in southern Palestine between Gaza and Gibeon 3. a town in the mountains of Judah probably in the district of Goshen
Origin: probably of Egyptian origin
Parts of Speech: Proper Name Location