the Week of Proper 19 / Ordinary 24
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #1420 - גְּדוּלָּה
1a) of man
1b) of God’s greatness (as an attribute)
2054) ldc (גדל GDL) AC: Magnify CO: Rope AB: Magnificent: A cord is made by twisting fibers together, the larger and more numerous the fibers, the stronger the cord will be. Anything that is large or great in size or stature. [from: dc- from the twisting of sinew to make cords.] (eng: great - with the exchange and reversal of the r and l and the t and d)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
a. of Psalmist Psalm 71:21; Mordecai Esther 6:3; Esther 10:2, king Esther 1:4;
b. of God's greatness, as an attribute 1 Chronicles 29:11; Psalm 145:3; Psalm 145:6, or of his Acts 2Samuel 7:21 (compare Dr) 2 Samuel 7:23 = 1 Chronicles 17:19 (twice in verse); 1 Chronicles 17:21.
proper name, masculine father of Zabdiel Nehemiah 11:14 (RV & so most; but ᵐ5 RVm and others the great).
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org.
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