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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #1576 - גְּמוּל
1) dealing, recompense, benefit
1a) dealing (of one’s hand)
2070) lmc (גמל GML) AC: Yield CO: ? AB: ?: The ripening of a crop or the weaning of a child as one now able to yield work. Also, the yielding of good or evil as a reward. [from: mc- a gathering of the yield] (eng: camel)
Nm/f) lmc (גמל GML) - Camel: The produce of the fields were tied in large bundles and transported on camels. [Also related in meaning to the original parent root mcas one who gathers at the watering hole] KJV (54): camel - Strongs: H1581 (גָּמָל)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) action, work, any thing well or ill done, more fully גְּמוּל יָדַיִם Judges 9:16; Proverbs 12:14; Isaiah 3:11 in a good sense, a benefit, Psalms 103:2. הֵשִׁיב גְּמוּלוֹ לְ to repay actions to any one, i.e. his deeds. Psalms 28:4, הָשֵׁב גְּמוּלָם לָהֶם; Proverbs 12:14 followed by עַל Psalms 94:2. שִׁלֵּם גְּמוּל לְ id. Psalms 137:8; Proverbs 19:17 followed by עַל Joel 4:4.
(2) retribution, recompense, Isaiah 35:4. Root גָּמַל.
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