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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #1550 - גָּלִיל

Transliteration
gâlı̂yl
Phonetics
gaw-leel'
Origin
from (H1556)
Parts of Speech
N/A
TWOT
353f
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) turning, folding (of doors) (adjective)

2) cylinder, rod (noun masculine)

3) circuit, district (on northern border in Naphtali) (noun masculine)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4762 ‑ στρέφω (stref'‑o);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (4)
1 Kings
2
Esther
1
Song of Solomon
1
NAS (4)
1 Kings
4
HCS (4)
1 Kings
2
Esther
1
Song of Solomon
1
BSB (4)
1 Kings
2
Esther
1
Song of Solomon
1
ESV (3)
1 Kings
2
Esther
1
WEB (4)
1 Kings
2
Esther
1
Song of Solomon
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1058) lc (גל GL) AC: Roll CO: Round AB: ?: Something that is round or a second time around of a time or event. A dancing in a circle. (eng: skull - an added s and an exchange of the k and g, Greek golgotha)

A) lc (גל GL) AC: ? CO: Round AB: ?

Nm ) lc (גל GL) - Mound: A mound or pile of something such as rocks or a spring out of the ground. KJV (36): heap, wave, spring, billow, bowl - Strongs: H1530 (גַּל), H1531 (גֹּל)

Nf1) elc (גלה GLH) - Mound: A mound or pile of something such as a spring out of the ground or other rounded object. KJV (14): spring, bowl, pommel - Strongs: H1543 (גֻּלָּה)

lm) lclc (גלגל GLGL) - Wheel: The wheel of a cart or a whirlwind. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (13): wheel, heaven, rolling thing, whirlwind - Strongs: H1534 (גַּלְגַּל), H1535 (גַּלְגַּל), H1536 (גִּלְגָּל)

lf2) tlclc (גלגלת GLGLT) - Skull: The roundness of the head or skull. Also a census by the counting of heads. KJV (12): poll, skull, every, head - Strongs: H1538 (גֻּלְגֹּלֶת)

B) llc (גלל GLL) AC: Roll CO: Round AB: ?

V) llc (גלל GLL) - Roll: KJV (18): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Pilpel) roll, seek occasion, wallow, trust, commit, remove, run down - Strongs: H1556 (גָּלַל)

Nm) llc (גלל GLL) - I. Round thing:Something round such as stones or dung. [Hebrew and Aramaic] II. For the Sake of:As a rolling back around. KJV (17): dung, because, sake, because of thee, for, great - Strongs: H1557 (גָּלָל), H1558 (גָּלָל), H1560 (גְּלָל), H1561 (גֵּל), H5953 (עָלַל)

bm) lilc (גליל GLYL) - I. Ring: II. Border:As going around something. KJV (4): folding, ring - Strongs: H1550 (גָּלִיל)

bf1) elilc (גלילה GLYLH) - Border: As going around something. The border of a country is also representative of the country itself. KJV (5): border, coast, country - Strongs: H1552 (גְּלִילָה)

dm) lflc (גלול GLWL) - Idol: As made from a round log or stone. KJV (48): idol, image - Strongs: H1544 (גִּלֻּל)

gf1) ellfc (גוללה GWLLH) - Grape: The harvested round grapes. [df: hllwe] KJV (6): gleaning grapes, grapegleanings, grapes - Strongs: H5955 (עֹלֵלוֹת)

C) lca (אגל AGL) AC: ? CO: Drop AB: ?: A drop of dew as round.

Nm) lca (אגל AGL) - Drop: KJV (1): drop - Strongs: H96 (אֵגֶל)

D) lac (גאל GAL) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Redeem: The buying back, a bringing back around, of someone or something.

V) lac (גאל GAL) - Redeem: To restore one to his original position or avenge his death. In the participle form this verb means avenger as it is the role of the nearest relative to redeem one in slavery or avenge his murder. KJV (104): (vf: Paal, Niphal) redeem, redeemer, kinsman, revenger, avenger, ransom, deliver, kinsfolks, kinsmans, part, purchase, stain, wise - Strongs: H1350 (גָּאַל)

df1) elfac (גאולה GAWLH) - Redemption: KJV (14): redeem, redemption, again, kindred - Strongs: H1353 (גְּאֻלָּה)

J) lfc (גול GWL) AC: ? CO: Infant AB: ?: A rejoicing at the birth of a child.

V) lfc (גול GWL) - Milk: To get milk. [df: lwe] KJV (5): (vf: Paal, Participle) milch, young - Strongs: H5763 (עוּל)

Nm ) lfc (גול GWL) - Infant: One who takes milk. [df: lwe] KJV (2): infant, child, babe, little one - Strongs: H5764 (עוּל)

bm ) lifc (גויל GWYL) - Young: [df: lywe] KJV (2): young, little one - Strongs: H5759 (עֲוִיל)

lm ) llfc (גולל GWLL) - Infant: One who takes milk. [df: llwe] KJV (20): suckling, infant - Strongs: H5768 (עֹלָל)

M) lic (גיל GYL) AC: ? CO: Circle AB: ?: A continual rolling or circling.

V) lic (גיל GYL) - Rejoice: A rejoicing by dancing around in a circle. [df: lwg] KJV (44): (vf: Paal) rejoice, glad, joyful, joy, delight - Strongs: H1523 (גּוּל)

Nm ) lic (גיל GYL) - Circle: A circle of rejoicing. KJV (10): rejoice, joy, gladness - Strongs: H1524 (גִּיל)

Nf1) elic (גילה GYLH) - Circle: A circle of rejoicing. [df: tlyg] KJV (2): rejoicing, joy - Strongs: H1525 (גִּילַת)

kf1 ) elicm (מגילה MGYLH) - Scroll: The leather or papyrus sheets of written text that are rolled up. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (22): roll, volume - Strongs: H4039 (מְגִלָּה), H4040 (מְגִלָּה)

fjm) nfilic (גיליונ GYLYWN) - Scroll: The leather or papyrus sheets of written text that are rolled up. KJV (2): glasses, roll - Strongs: H1549 (גִּלְיוֹן)

Adopted Roots:

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2022
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

גָּלִיל

(1) adj. rolling, turning, used of the leaves of a door, 1 Kings 6:34. (Comp. Ezekiel 41:24.)

(2) subst. a ring, Esther 1:6; Song of Solomon 5:14, יָדָיו גְּלִילֵי זָהָב מְמֻלָּאִים בַּתַּרְשִׁישׁ “his hands (are like) gold rings adorned with gems of Tarshish.” The fingers when bent are like gold rings, the dyed nails are compared to gems.

(3) circuit, region, i.q. כִּכָּר. Specially גְּלִיל הַגּוֹיִם Isa. 8:23, the circuit [Galilee] of the Gentiles, and κατʼ ἐξοχὴν הַגָּלִיל Joshua 20:7, 21:32 הַגָּלִילָה (with ה parag.), 2 Kings 15:29 אֶרֶץ הַגָּלִיל 1 Kings 9:11, is the name of a region with twenty cities, although small ones, in the tribe of Naphtali, around the city Kedesh (for there thrice occurs קֶדֶשׁ בַּגָּלִיל), inhabited by Gentiles, namely by the neighbouring Phænicians. LXX. ἡ Γαλιλαία.

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List of Word Forms
גְּלִ֥ילֵי גְּלִילִ֔ים גְּלִילִֽים׃ גְּלִילֵ֣י גלילי גלילים גלילים׃ gə·lî·lê gə·lî·lîm gəlîlê geLilei geliLim gəlîlîm
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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