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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #01433 - גֹּדֶל
1a) greatness, magnitude
1c) pride, insolence (bad sense)
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.
גֹּדֶל with suff. גָּדְלוֹ, once גֻּדְלוֹ Psalms 150:2.
(1) magnitude, greatness, Ezekiel 31:7.
(2) magnificence, majesty, as of a king. Ezekiel 31:2, 18 Ezekiel 31:18 of God, Deuteronomy 3:24, 5:21.
(3) גֹּדֶל לֵבָב arrogance, insolence, Isaiah 9:8, 10:12.
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