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Gessen

[ges-uh n]
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noun Douay Bible.
  1. Goshen(def 1).
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Historical Examples

  • Perhaps Gersen or Gessen are only corruptions of the name of Gerson.

    Notes and Queries, Number 227, March 4, 1854

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  • And he sent Juda before him to Joseph, to tell him; and that he should meet him in Gessen.

  • Only in the land of Gessen, where the children of Israel were, the hail fell not.

  • And this you shall say, that you may dwell in the land of Gessen, because the Egyptians have all shepherds in abomination.

  • Jacob and his sons are presented before Pharao: he giveth them the land of Gessen.