Name Meaning and Biblical Context of Gennesaret
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The Biblical baby name Gennesaret is the Greek version of the Hebrew name Chinnereth it's meaning is harp shaped.
Gennesaret is pronounced ghen-nay-sar-et'.
Gennesaret was the name of a town in Galilee situated on the shores of a lake. In Old Testament times, it was known as Chinnereth. Simon Peter, James and John the sons of Zebedee were all fishermen working in the Lake of Gennesaret.
Biblical reference for baby name Gennesaret:
Matthew 14:34; Mark 6:53; Luke 5:1
Strong's concordance G1082
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