The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1598 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
!nga primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
GananTWOT - 367
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
gaw-nan'   Verb
  1. to defend, cover, surround
    1. (Qal) to defend
    2. (Hiphil) to defend
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 8
defend 6, protect 2
NAS Verse Count
2 Kings2

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 Ganan". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .