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Lexicon :: Strong's H1447 - gāḏēr

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 318a

Strong’s Definitions

גָּדֵר gâdêr, gaw-dare'; from H1443; a circumvallation; by implication, an inclosure:—fence, hedge, wall.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x

The KJV translates Strong's H1447 in the following manner: wall (7x), hedge (4x), fence (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strong's H1447 in the following manner: wall (7x), hedge (4x), fence (1x).
  1. fence, wall

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
גָּדֵר gâdêr, gaw-dare'; from H1443; a circumvallation; by implication, an inclosure:—fence, hedge, wall.
גָּדֵר noun masculine Ezekiel 42:7 wall (Late Hebrew גָּדֵר, Aramaic גָּדֵירָא, גְּדֵירָא, Arabic bdb015405, bdb015406, and more commonly bdb015407 enclosing-wall compare Hebrew גְּדוֺר below) — absolute גָּדֵר Numbers 22:24; Numbers 24:24 + 5 times + Psalm 62:4 (read גדרה compare below) + Ezekiel 13:5 (Co גדרת compare below); construct גָּדֶר [H1444 Proverbs 24:31; Ezekiel 42:10] (Co strike out); suffix גְּדֵרוֺ Isaiah 5:5, גְּדֵרָהּ Hosea 2:8 (compare Baer, note); plural suffix גְּדֵרַיִךְ Micah 7:11, גְּדֵרֶיהָ Psalm 80:13; — wall, fence, bordering a road Numbers 2:24 (twice in verse) compare Ecclesiastes 10:8; connected with Ezekiel's temple Ezekiel 42:7; city all Micah 7:11 compare Ezra 9:9; figurative of Yahweh's vineyard Isaiah 5:5; Psalm 80:13; of fortunes of Israel Ezekiel 22:30; so also Ezekiel 13:5 (Co גְּדֶרֶת compareגְּדֵרָה); of hindrance in path of Israel (figurative as woman) Hosea 2:8; of man beset by enemies Psalm 62:4 (ג׳ הַדְּחוּיָה, but read גְּדֵרָה ד׳ Ol De etc.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


2:24; 22:24; 24:24




62:4; 62:4; 80:13; 80:13




5:5; 5:5


13:5; 13:5; 22:30; 42:7; 42:7


2:8; 2:8


7:11; 7:11


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1447 matches the Hebrew גָּדֵר (gāḏēr),
which occurs 11 times in 10 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 22:24 - But the angel of the LORD stood in a path of the vineyards, a wall H1447 being on this side, and a wall H1447 on that side.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 9:9 - For we were bondmen; yet our God hath not forsaken us in our bondage, but hath extended mercy unto us in the sight of the kings of Persia, to give us a reviving, to set up the house of our God, and to repair the desolations thereof, and to give us a wall H1447 in Judah and in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 62:3 - How long will ye imagine mischief against a man? ye shall be slain all of you: as a bowing wall shall ye be, and as a tottering fence. H1447
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 80:12 - Why hast thou then broken down her hedges, H1447 so that all they which pass by the way do pluck her?
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 10:8 - He that diggeth a pit shall fall into it; and whoso breaketh an hedge, H1447 a serpent shall bite him.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:5 - And now go to; I will tell you what I will do to my vineyard: I will take away the hedge thereof, and it shall be eaten up; and break down the wall H1447 thereof, and it shall be trodden down:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 13:5 - Ye have not gone up into the gaps, neither made up the hedge H1447 for the house of Israel to stand in the battle in the day of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:30 - And I sought for a man among them, that should make up the hedge, H1447 and stand in the gap before me for the land, that I should not destroy it: but I found none.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 42:7 - And the wall H1447 that was without over against the chambers, toward the utter court on the forepart of the chambers, the length thereof was fifty cubits.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 7:11 - In the day that thy walls H1447 are to be built, in that day shall the decree be far removed.

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