Gam

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1571 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
~gby contraction from an unused root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
GamTWOT - 361a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
gam Adverb
Definition
  1. also, even, indeed, moreover, yea
    1. also, moreover (giving emphasis)
    2. neither, neither...nor (with negative)
    3. even (for stress)
    4. indeed, yea (introducing climax)
    5. also (of correspondence or retribution)
    6. but, yet, though (adversative)
    7. even, yea, yea though (with 'when' in hypothetical case)
  2. (TWOT) again, alike
NAS Word Usage - Total: 698
addition 1, alike 1, all 1, all* 1, also 364, although 1, any 3, besides 4, bitterly* 1, both 28, both you and also 1, both* 6, certainly 2, either 6, either by or 1, even 114, even they also 2, even they too 1, furthermore 15, however 1, indeed 21, itself 1, likewise 5, merely 1, moreover 17, moreover* 1, neither* 5, neither 1, nevertheless 1, nor 4, nor yet 1, nor* 4, now 3, now* 2, only 1, or 4, part also 1, previously* 1, so 1, spite* 1, still 1, still* 1, then 1, therefore 1, though 2, times* 2, together 2, too 30, truly 2, turn 2, very 1, well 6, what is more 1, whether 1, yes 9, yet 6
NAS Verse Count
Genesis72
Exodus31
Leviticus3
Numbers14
Deuteronomy19
Joshua7
Judges19
Ruth8
1 Samuel44
2 Samuel36
1 Kings24
2 Kings16
1 Chronicles11
2 Chronicles32
Ezra1
Nehemiah17
Esther8
Job21
Psalms29
Proverbs21
Ecclesiastes44
Solomon1
Isaiah28
Jeremiah46
Lamentations5
Ezekiel24
Daniel2
Hosea12
Joel7
Amos3
Obadiah2
Micah1
Nahum2
Habakkuk1
Zephaniah3
Zechariah11
Malachi3


Total628
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Gam". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .