Given Name GETHSEMANE

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Biblical
PRONOUNCED: geth-SEM-ə-nee (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

From Γεθσημανι (Gethsemani), the Greek form of an Aramaic place name meaning "oil vat". In the New Testament this is the name of the garden where Jesus was arrested, located on the Mount of Olives near Jerusalem.

Categories

biblical, biblical places, place names