wgn / Semitic roots

wgn

Central Semitic, to beat, press; noun *gint-, oil or wine press (*-t-, feminine suffix).

a. Gath, from Hebrew gat (< *gatt < *gitt < *gint), a press, from *gint;;
b. Gethsemane, from Greek Gethsēmani, from Hebrew gat šemen, oil press (šemen, oil; see šmn).
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