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Strong's #4039 - מְגִלָּה

Root Word (Etymology)
from (H1556)
Parts of Speech
feminine noun
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1) roll, book, writing

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 975 ‑ βιβλίον (bib‑lee'‑on);  2777 ‑ κεφαλίς (kef‑al‑is');  5489 ‑ χάρτης (khar'‑tace);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (21)
Psalms 1
Jeremiah 14
Ezekiel 4
Zechariah 2
NAS (18)
Psalms 1
Jeremiah 12
Ezekiel 3
Zechariah 2
HCS (21)
Psalms 1
Jeremiah 14
Ezekiel 4
Zechariah 2
BSB (21)
Psalms 1
Jeremiah 14
Ezekiel 4
Zechariah 2
ESV (19)
Psalms 1
Jeremiah 12
Ezekiel 4
Zechariah 2
WEB (21)
Psalms 1
Jeremiah 14
Ezekiel 4
Zechariah 2
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)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מְגִלָּה noun feminine roll (writing, book; late) — ׳מ Jeremiah 36:28 16t.; construct מְגִלַּתֿ Psalm 40:8 3t.; — roll of writing, book מְגִלַּתסֵֿפֶר Jeremiah 36:2,4; Ezekiel 2:9; Psalm 40:8; ׳מ alone Jeremiah 36:6,14 (twice in verse); Jeremiah 36:20,21,23,25,27,28 (twice in verse); Jeremiah 36:29,32; Ezekiel 3:1,2,3; Ze Ezekiel 5:1,2.

מְגִלָּה noun feminine (book-)roll (ᵑ7 Biblical Hebrew); — Ezra 6:2.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מְגִלָּה f. (from the root גָּלַל), a volume, a book rolled together, as was the ancient custom, Jeremiah 36:14, seq.; Ezekiel 2:9; Psalms 40:8, מְגִלַּת־םֵפֶר “the volume of the book;” κατʼ ἐξοχὴν the book of the law. Syriac ܡܓܰܠܐܳ, ܡܓܰܠܬܐܳ; Arab. مَجَلَّةُ, according to Kam. p. 1416 (not مِجَلَّةُ as it is in Golius).

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List of Word Forms
בִּמְגִלַּת־ בַמְּגִלָּ֣ה במגלה במגלת־ הַמְּגִלָּ֑ה הַמְּגִלָּ֔ה הַמְּגִלָּ֗ה הַמְּגִלָּ֣ה הַמְּגִלָּ֤ה הַמְּגִלָּ֥ה הַמְּגִלָּה֙ המגלה מְגִלַּת־ מְגִלָּ֣ה מְגִלָּ֥ה מגלה מגלת־ ḇam·mə·ḡil·lāh ḇamməḡillāh bim·ḡil·laṯ- bimgillat bimḡillaṯ- ham·mə·ḡil·lāh hammegilLah hamməḡillāh mə·ḡil·lāh mə·ḡil·laṯ- megilLah məḡillāh megillat məḡillaṯ- vammegilLah
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