The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1521 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
!wxygfrom (01518)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
GiychownTWOT - 345a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ghee-khone' Proper Name Masculine
Gihon = "bursting forth"
  1. one of the four rivers of the Garden of Eden
  2. a spring near Jerusalem where the anointing and proclaiming of Solomon as king took place
NAS Word Usage - Total: 6
Gihon 6
NAS Verse Count
1 Kings3
2 Chronicles2

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