גנן

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Aramaic[edit]

Verb[edit]

גנן (transliteration needed)

  1. to dwell, to inhabit

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Root
ג־נ־ן

Noun[edit]

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גַּנָּן (ganánm (plural indefinite גַּנָּנִים, singular construct גַּנַּן־, plural construct גַּנָּנֵי־, feminine counterpart גַּנֶּנֶת)

  1. A gardener.
  2. A (male) kindergarten teacher.
References[edit]
  • גנן” in the Hebrew Terms Database of the Academy of Hebrew Language.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

גָּנַן (ganán) (pa'al construction)

  1. (Biblical Hebrew) to protect, to defend
    • Isaiah 37:35, with translation of the New International Version:
      וְגַנּוֹתִי עַל־הָעִיר הַזֹּאת לְהוֹשִׁיעָהּ לְמַעֲנִי וּלְמַעַן דָּוִד עַבְדִּי׃
      I will defend this city and save it, for my sake and for the sake of David my servant!
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