Parts of Speech

n pr m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1438, Greek 1066 gedewn

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 316a

KJV Translation Count — 39x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Gideon (39)

Outline of Biblical Usage

ideon = "hewer"
1. youngest son of Joash of the Abiezrites, fifth judge of Israel who led the Israelites against the Midianites

Strong's Definitions

Gid`own, ghid-ohn'; from 1438; feller (i.e. warrior); Gidon, an Israelite: — Gideon.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And there came an angel of the LORD, and sat under an oak which was in Ophrah, that pertained unto Joash the Abiezrite: and his son H1439 threshed wheat by the winepress, to hide it from the Midianites.


And H1439 said unto him, Oh my Lord, if the LORD be with us, why then is all this befallen us? and where be all his miracles which our fathers told us of, saying, Did not the LORD bring us up from Egypt? but now the LORD hath forsaken us, and delivered us into the hands of the Midianites.


And H1439 went in, and made ready a kid, and unleavened cakes of an ephah of flour: the flesh he put in a basket, and he put the broth in a pot, and brought it out unto him under the oak, and presented it.


And when H1439 perceived that he was an angel of the LORD, H1439 said, Alas, O Lord GOD! for because I have seen an angel of the LORD face to face.


Then H1439 built an altar there unto the LORD, and called it Jehovahshalom: unto this day it is yet in Ophrah of the Abiezrites.


Then H1439 took ten men of his servants, and did as the LORD had said unto him: and so it was, because he feared his father's household, and the men of the city, that he could not do it by day, that he did it by night.


And they said one to another, Who hath done this thing? And when they inquired and asked, they said, H1439 the son of Joash hath done this thing.


But the Spirit of the LORD came upon H1439, and he blew a trumpet; and Abiezer was gathered after him.


And H1439 said unto God, If thou wilt save Israel by mine hand, as thou hast said,


And H1439 said unto God, Let not thine anger be hot against me, and I will speak but this once: let me prove, I pray thee, but this once with the fleece; let it now be dry only upon the fleece, and upon all the ground let there be dew.