גר

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ג־י־ר

Noun[edit]

גֵּר (germ (plural indefinite form גֵּרִים; feminine counterpart גיורת)

  1. A foreigner, a stranger: one who sojourns in a foreign place.
  2. (Judaism) A convert to Judaism, a convert, a proselyte.

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ג־ו־ר

Verb[edit]

גָּר (gar) (pa'ál construction)

  1. (He/it; past tense) dwelled, he resided, he lived
  2. (I/you/he/it; present tense) dwell, live, reside