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Gebim meaning

גבים

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🔼The name Gebim in the Bible

The name Gebim occurs only once in the Bible. It's the name of a town probably close to Jerusalem. The prophet Isaiah mentions it in his sermon on the remnant of Israel (Isaiah 10:31).

🔼Etymology of the name Gebim

The name Gebim is a proper masculine plural noun, derived from the verb גוב (gub), meaning to dig:

🔼Gebim meaning

For a meaning of the name Gebim, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Ditches. Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names has Pits, Trenches, and BDB Theological Dictionary simply has Trenches.