Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #1571: gam (pronounced gam)

by contraction from an unused root meaning to gather; properly, assemblage; used only adverbially also, even, yea, though; often repeated as correl. both...and:--again, alike, also, (so much) as (soon), both (so)...and , but, either...or, even, for all, (in) likewise (manner), moreover, nay...neither, one, then(-refore), though, what, with, yea.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew Lexicon:



1) also, even, indeed, moreover, yea

1a) also, moreover (giving emphasis)

1b) neither, neither...nor (with negative)

1c) even (for stress)

1d) indeed, yea (introducing climax)

1e) also (of correspondence or retribution)

1f) but, yet, though (adversative)

1g) even, yea, yea though (with ' when' in hypothetical case)

2) (TWOT) again, alike

Part of Speech: adverb

Relation: by contraction from an unused root


This word is used 761 times:

Genesis 3:6: "of the fruit thereof, and did eat, and gave also unto her husband with her; and he did eat."
Genesis 3:22: "he put forth his hand, and take also of life, and eat,"
Genesis 4:4: "And Abel, he also brought of the firstlings of his flock and of the fat"
Genesis 4:22: "And Zillah, she also bore Tubal-cain, an instructor of every"
Genesis 4:26: "And to Seth, to him also there was born a son; and he called his name"
Genesis 6:3: "strive with man, for that he also also is flesh: yet his days shall be"
Genesis 6:4: "in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons"
Genesis 7:3: "Of fowls also of the air by sevens, the male and the female;"
Genesis 10:21: "the brother of Japheth the elder, even to him were children born."
Genesis 13:5: "And Lot also, which went with Abram, had flocks, and herds,"
Genesis 13:16: "the dust of the earth, then shall thy seed also be numbered."
Genesis 14:7: "all the country of the Amalekites, and also the Amorites, that dwelt in Hazezon-tamar."
Genesis 14:16: "all the goods, and also brought again his brother Lot,"
Genesis 14:16: "and his goods, and the women also, and the people."
Genesis 15:14: " And also that nation, whom they shall serve, will I judge: and afterward"
Genesis 16:13: "seest me: for she said, Have I also here looked after him that seeth"
Genesis 17:16: "And I will bless her, and give thee a son also of her: yea, I will bless her, and she shall be a mother of nations;"
Genesis 19:21: "I have accepted thee concerning this thing also, that I will not overthrow"
Genesis 19:34: "my father: let us make him drink wine this night also; and go thou in, and lie"
Genesis 19:35: "wine that night also: and the younger arose, and lay with"
Genesis 19:38: "And the younger, she also bore a son, and called his name Ben-ammi:"
Genesis 20:4: "come near her: and he said, Lord, wilt thou slay also a righteous nation?"
Genesis 20:5: "unto me, She is my sister? and she, even she herself said, He is my brother:"
Genesis 20:6: "said unto him in a dream, Yea, I know that thou didst"
Genesis 20:6: "in the integrity of thy heart; for I also withheld thee from sinning against me: therefore"
Genesis 20:12: " And yet indeed she is my sister; she is the daughter of my father, but not"
Genesis 21:13: " And also of the son of the bondwoman will I make a nation, because he"
Genesis 21:26: "didst thou tell me, neither yet heard I of it, but"
Genesis 22:20: "Behold, Milcah, she hath also born children unto thy brother Nahor;"
Genesis 22:24: "was Reumah, she bore also Tebah, and Gaham, and Thahash,"
Genesis 24:14: "and she shall say, Drink, and I will give thy camels drink also: let the same be she that thou hast appointed for thy servant Isaac;"
Genesis 24:19: "she said, I will draw water for thy camels also, until they have done drinking."
Genesis 24:25: "She said moreover unto him, We have both straw and provender enough, and"
Genesis 24:25: "moreover unto him, We have both straw and provender enough, and room"
Genesis 24:25: "and provender enough, and room to lodge in."
Genesis 24:44: "And she say to me, Both drink thou, and I will also draw for thy camels:"
Genesis 24:44: "me, Both drink thou, and I will also draw for thy camels: let the same be the woman"
Genesis 24:46: "her shoulder, and said, Drink, and I will give thy camels drink also: so I drank, and she made the camels drink"
Genesis 24:46: "also: so I drank, and she made the camels drink also."
Genesis 26:21: "well, and strove for that also: and he called the name of it Sitnah."
Genesis 27:31: "And he also had made savory meat, and brought it unto his father, and said unto his father,"
Genesis 27:33: "and brought it me, and I have eaten of all before thou camest, and have blessed him? yea,"
Genesis 27:34: "unto his father, Bless me, even me also, O my father."
Genesis 27:38: "my father? bless me, even me also, O my father. And Esau lifted up his voice,"
Genesis 27:45: "thee from thence: why should I be deprived also of you both in one"
Genesis 29:27: "and we will give thee this also for the service which thou shalt serve with"
Genesis 29:30: "And he went in also unto Rachel, and he loved also Rachel"
Genesis 29:30: "unto Rachel, and he loved also Rachel more than Leah,"
Genesis 29:33: "he hath therefore given me this son also: and she called his name"
Genesis 30:3: "upon my knees, that I may also have children by"

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