Goshen

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1657  
Original WordWord Origin
!Xgprobably of Egyptian origin
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
GoshenTWOT - 390
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
go'-shen   Proper Name Location
 Definition
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
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 15
Goshen 15
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis9
Exodus2
Joshua3


Total14
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 Goshen". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .