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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
  =Ger'shom  expulsion,  the  eldest  of  Levi's  three  sons  (Gen. 
  46:11;  Ex  6:16). 
  In  the  wilderness  the  sons  of  Gershon  had  charge  of  the 
  fabrics  of  the  tabernacle  when  it  was  moved  from  place  to  place 
  the  curtains,  veils,  tent-hangings  (Num.  3:  21-26).  Thirteen 
  Levitical  cities  fell  to  the  lot  of  the  Gershonites  (Josh. 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
  Gershon,  his  banishment;  the  change  of  pilgrimage