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Lexicon :: Strong's H1347 - gā'ôn

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גָּאוֹן
Transliteration
gā'ôn
Pronunciation
gaw-ohn'
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 299e

Strong’s Definitions

גָּאוֹן gâʼôwn, gaw-ohn'; from H1342; the same as H1346:—arrogancy, excellency(-lent), majesty, pomp, pride, proud, swelling.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 49x

The KJV translates Strong's H1347 in the following manner: pride (20x), excellency (10x), majesty (7x), pomp (5x), swelling (3x), arrogancy (2x), excellent (1x), proud (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 49x
The KJV translates Strong's H1347 in the following manner: pride (20x), excellency (10x), majesty (7x), pomp (5x), swelling (3x), arrogancy (2x), excellent (1x), proud (1x).
  1. exaltation, majesty, pride

    1. majesty, exaltation, excellence

      1. of nations

      2. of God

      3. of the Jordan

    2. pride, arrogance (bad sense)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
גָּאוֹן gâʼôwn, gaw-ohn'; from H1342; the same as H1346:—arrogancy, excellency(-lent), majesty, pomp, pride, proud, swelling.
STRONGS H1347:
גָּאוֺן noun masculineHosea 5:5 exaltationJob 40:10 + 5 times; construct גְּאוֺן Leviticus 26:19 + 31 times; suffix גְּאוֺנְךָ etc. Exodus 15:7 + 9 times; plural suffix גְּאוֺנָ֑יִךְ Ezekiel 16:56; —
1. exaltation, majesty, excellence,
a. of nations, their wealth, power, magnificence of buildings, e.g. Egypt Ezekiel 32:12, Chaldeans Isaiah 13:11, 19; Isaiah 14:11, Philistines Zechariah 9:6, Assyria Zechariah 10:11, Jacob Psalm 47:5; Amos 6:8; Amos 8:7; Nahum 2:3, Israel Hosea 5:5; Hosea 7:10 (probably appellation of י׳), Nahum 2:3, Judah Jeremiah 13:9, Jerusalem Jeremiah 13:9; Ezekiel 16:56; גְּאוֺן עֻזָּהּ pride of her strength Ezekiel 30:6, 18; Ezekiel 33:28; גאון עזים Ezekiel 7:24 (but Greek Version of the LXX Ew Hi Co read עזם); גאון עזכם Leviticus 26:19; Ezekiel 24:21; the fruit of land of Judah will become לגאון ולתפארת majestic and beautiful Isaiah 4:2; גאון כל צבי the majesty of all the splendour (of Tyre) Isaiah 23:9; Zion is to become גאון עולם an everlasting excellency Isaiah 60:15.
b. of God Exodus 15:7; Isaiah 24:14; Micah 5:3; הֲדַר גְּאֹנוֺ Isaiah 2:10, 19, 21; יַרְעֵם בְּקוֺל גְּאוֺנוֺ Job 37:4; עֲדֵה נָא גָּאוֺן וָגֹבַהּ Job 40:10.
c. גאון הירדן majesty of Jordan, referring to the green and shady banks, clothed with willows, tamarisks, and cane, in which the lions made their covert Jeremiah 49:19; Jeremiah 50:44; Zechariah 11:3, and therefore dangerous Jeremiah 12:5 (Ew thinks of the swelling of its agitated waters); גְּאוֺן גַּלֶּיךָ majesty of thy waves Job 38:11.
2. pride (bad sense) Job 35:12; Psalm 59:13; Proverbs 8:13; Proverbs 16:18; Ezekiel 7:20; Ezekiel 16:49; Zephaniah 2:10; of Moab Isaiah 16:6 (twice in verse) = Jeremiah 48:29 (twice in verse).
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Exodus

15:7; 15:7

Leviticus

26:19; 26:19

Job

35:12; 37:4; 38:11; 40:10; 40:10

Psalms

47:5; 59:13

Proverbs

8:13; 16:18

Isaiah

2:10; 2:19; 2:21; 4:2; 13:11; 13:19; 14:11; 16:6; 23:9; 24:14; 60:15

Jeremiah

12:5; 13:9; 13:9; 48:29; 49:19; 50:44

Ezekiel

7:20; 7:24; 16:49; 16:56; 16:56; 24:21; 30:6; 30:18; 32:12; 33:28

Hosea

5:5; 5:5; 7:10

Amos

6:8; 8:7

Micah

5:3

Nahum

2:3; 2:3

Zephaniah

2:10

Zechariah

9:6; 10:11; 11:3

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1347 matches the Hebrew גָּאוֹן (gā'ôn),
which occurs 49 times in 45 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:7 - “And in the greatness of Your [fn]excellence H1347 You overthrow those who rise up against You;
You send forth Your burning anger, and it consumes them as chaff.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:19 - ‘I will also break down your pride H1347 of power; I will also make your sky like iron and your earth like bronze.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 35:12 - “There they cry out, but He does not answer
Because of the pride H1347 of evil men.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:4 - “After it, a voice roars;
He thunders with His majestic H1347 voice,
And He does not restrain [fn]the lightnings when His voice is heard.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:11 - And I said, ‘Thus far you shall come, but no farther;
And here shall your proud H1347 waves stop’?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 40:10 - “Adorn yourself with eminence H1347 and dignity,
And clothe yourself with honor and majesty.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 47:4 - He chooses our inheritance for us,
The glory H1347 of Jacob whom He loves. [fn]Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 59:12 - [fn]On account of the sin of their mouth and the words of their lips,
Let them even be caught in their pride, H1347
And on account of curses and [fn]lies which they utter.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:13 - “The fear of the LORD is to hate evil;
Pride and arrogance and the evil way
And the perverted mouth, I hate.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:18 - Pride H1347 goes before destruction,
And a haughty spirit before stumbling.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 2:10 - Enter the rock and hide in the dust
From the terror of the LORD and from the splendor of His majesty. H1347
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 2:19 - Men will go into caves of the rocks
And into holes of the [fn]ground
Before the terror of the LORD
And the splendor of His majesty, H1347
When He arises to make the earth tremble.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 2:21 - In order to go into the caverns of the rocks and the clefts of the cliffs
Before the terror of the LORD and the splendor of His majesty, H1347
When He arises to make the earth tremble.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 4:2 - In that day the Branch of the LORD will be beautiful and glorious, and the fruit of the earth will be the pride H1347 and the adornment of the survivors of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:11 - Thus I will punish the world for its evil
And the wicked for their iniquity;
I will also put an end to the arrogance H1347 of the proud
And abase the haughtiness of the [fn]ruthless.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:19 - And Babylon, the beauty of kingdoms, the glory of the Chaldeans’ pride, H1347
Will be as when God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 14:11 - ‘Your pomp H1347 and the music of your harps
Have been brought down to Sheol;
Maggots are spread out as your bed beneath you
And worms are your covering.’
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 16:6 - We have heard of the pride H1347 of Moab, an excessive pride;
Even of his arrogance, pride, H1347 and fury;
His idle boasts are [fn]false.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:9 - The LORD of hosts has planned it, to defile the pride H1347 of all beauty,
To despise all the honored of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 24:14 - They raise their voices, they shout for joy;
They cry out from the [fn]west concerning the majesty H1347 of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:15 - “Whereas you have been forsaken and hated
With no one passing through,
I will make you an everlasting pride, H1347
A joy from generation to generation.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 12:5 - “If you have run with footmen and they have tired you out,
Then how can you compete with horses?
If you fall down in a land of peace,
How will you do in the [fn]thicket H1347 of the Jordan?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 13:9 - “Thus says the LORD, ‘Just so will I destroy the pride H1347 of Judah and the great pride H1347 of Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:29 - “We have heard of the pride H1347 of Moab—he is very proud
Of his haughtiness, his pride, H1347 his arrogance and [fn]his self-exaltation.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 49:19 - “Behold, one will come up like a lion from the [fn]thickets H1347 of the Jordan against [fn]a perennially watered pasture; for in an instant I will make him run away from it, and whoever is chosen I shall appoint over it. For who is like Me, and who will summon Me into court? And who then is the shepherd who can stand against Me?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:44 - “Behold, one will come up like a lion from the [fn]thicket H1347 of the Jordan to [fn]a perennially watered pasture; for in an instant I will make them run away from it, and whoever is chosen I will appoint over it. For who is like Me, and who will summon Me into court? And who then is the shepherd who can stand before Me?”
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 7:20 - ‘They transformed the beauty of His ornaments into pride, H1347 and they made the images of their abominations and their detestable things with it; therefore I will make it an abhorrent thing to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 7:24 - ‘Therefore, I will bring the worst of the nations, and they will possess their houses. I will also make the pride H1347 of the strong ones cease, and their holy places will be profaned.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:49 - “Behold, this was the guilt of your sister Sodom: she and her daughters had arrogance, H1347 abundant food and careless ease, but she did not [fn]help the poor and needy.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:56 - “As the name of your sister Sodom was not heard from your lips in your day of pride, H1347
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 24:21 - ‘Speak to the house of Israel, “Thus says the Lord GOD, ‘Behold, I am about to profane My sanctuary, the pride H1347 of your power, the desire of your eyes and the delight of your soul; and your sons and your daughters whom you have left behind will fall by the sword.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 30:6 - ‘Thus says the LORD,
“Indeed, those who support Egypt will fall
And the pride H1347 of her power will come down;
From Migdol to Syene
They will fall within her by the sword,”
Declares the Lord GOD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 30:18 - “In Tehaphnehes the day will [fn]be dark
When I break there the yoke bars of Egypt.
Then the pride H1347 of her power will cease in her;
A cloud will cover her,
And her daughters will go into captivity.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 32:12 - “By the swords of the mighty ones I will cause your hordes to fall; all of them are tyrants of the nations,
And they will devastate the pride H1347 of Egypt,
And all its hordes will be destroyed.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 33:28 - “I will make the land a desolation and a waste, and the pride H1347 of her power will cease; and the mountains of Israel will be desolate so that no one will pass through.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 5:5 - Moreover, the pride H1347 of Israel testifies against him,
And Israel and Ephraim stumble in their iniquity;
Judah also has stumbled with them.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 7:10 - Though the pride H1347 of Israel testifies against him,
Yet they have not returned to the LORD their God,
Nor have they sought Him, for all this.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 6:8 - The Lord [fn]GOD has sworn by Himself, the LORD God of hosts has declared:
“I loathe the arrogance H1347 of Jacob,
And [fn]detest his citadels;
Therefore I will deliver up the city and [fn]all it contains.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:7 - The LORD has sworn by the pride H1347 of Jacob,
“Indeed, I will never forget any of their deeds.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 5:4 - And He will arise and shepherd His flock
In the strength of the LORD,
In the majesty H1347 of the name of the LORD His God.
And they will [fn]remain,
Because [fn]at that time He will be great
To the ends of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxNah 2:2 - For the LORD will restore the splendor H1347 of Jacob
Like the splendor H1347 of Israel,
Even though devastators have devastated them
And destroyed their vine branches.
Unchecked Copy BoxZep 2:10 - This they will have in return for their pride, H1347 because they have [fn]taunted and [fn]become arrogant against the people of the LORD of hosts.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 9:6 - And a [fn]mongrel race will dwell in Ashdod,
And I will cut off the pride H1347 of the Philistines.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 10:11 - “And they will pass through the sea of distress
And He will strike the waves in the sea,
So that all the depths of the Nile will dry up;
And the pride H1347 of Assyria will be brought down
And the scepter of Egypt will depart.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 11:3 - There is a sound of the shepherds’ wail,
For their glory is ruined;
There is a sound of the young lions’ roar,
For the [fn]pride H1347 of the Jordan is ruined.

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