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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #1581 - גָּמָל
1a) as property, as beast of burden, for riding, forbidden for food
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.
גָּמָל plur. גְּמַלִּים comm. a camel (Genesis 32:16). This word is found in all the Phœnicio-Shemitic languages; and besides, not only in Greek and Latin, but also in Ægypt. (ϫⲁⲙⲟⲩⲗ, ϭⲁⲙⲟⲩⲗ) and Sanscr. under the form kramêla, kramélaka. Bochart (Hieroz. i. p. 75, seq.) and others, derive it from גָּמַל to repay, because the camel is an animal μνησίκακος. It is however, more probable that גָּמַל has adopted the signification of the cognate حمل to carry.
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