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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #1543 - גֻּלָּה

Word Origin
from (01556)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) bowl, spring, basin

1a) basin

1b) bowl

1b1) of a lamp

1b2) of bowl shaped portion of capitals of pillars of the temple

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (14) NAS (15) HCS (13)
Joshua 1
Judges 1
1 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 2
Ecclesiastes 1
Zechariah 1
Joshua 1
Judges 1
1 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 2
Ecclesiastes 1
Zechariah 2
Joshua 2
Judges 2
1 Kings 3
2 Chronicles 3
Ecclesiastes 1
Zechariah 2
n-cfp 10
n-cfs 1
n-cfsc 1
n-cfp 10
n-cfs 1
n-cfsc 1
n-cfp 10
n-cfs 1
n-cfsc 1

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
 גֻּלָּה noun feminine basin, bowl׳ג Zechariah 4:3 + Zechariah 4:2 compare below; construct גֻּלַּת Ecclesiastes 12:6; plural absolute גֻּלֹּת Joshua 15:19 (twice in verse) + 2t.; וֺֿת 2 Chronicles 4:12; construct גֻּלֹּת (וֺֿת) 1 Kings 7:41 (׳הַגּ Th, so "" 2 Chronicles 4:12 compare Be), 2 Chronicles 4:41 3t.; —

1 basin (pool, well ?) מַיִם׳ג Joshua 15:19 = Judges 1:15; omit ׳מ Joshua 15:19 (twice in verse) = Judges 1:15 (twice in verse) (probably old

proper name, of a location, compare Di).

2 bowl,

a. of lamp, i.e. oil-receptacle Zechariah 4:3, also Zechariah 4:2, where ᵑ0גֻּלָּהּ as if from [גֹּל]; read גֻּלָּה Brd Ges§ 91. 1, R. 2; (> Hi-St Bö§ 734 b De on Psalm 27:5 Sta§ 347 c, who think גֻּלָּהּ = גֻּלָּתָהּ); — so also Ecclesiastes 12:6 גֻּלַּת הַזָּהָב

b. of bowl- or globe-shaped portion of capitals of the two pillars in temple 1 Kings 7:41 (twice in verse); 1 Kings 7:42 2 Chronicles 4:12 (twice in verse); 2 Chronicles 4:13.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

גֻּלָּה f. (from the root גָּלַל see the etym. note.)

(1)  fountain, spring, i.q. גַּל No. 2. Plur. Joshua 15:19; Judges 1:15.

(2) a bowl, reservoir, so called from its roundness; used of the bowl or oil-vessel of the holy candlestick, Zechariah 4:3 comp. 2, where there is in masc. גֹּל. Ecclesiastes 12:6, in describing old age and death, עַד־אֲשֶׁר לֹא־יֵרָתֵק חֶבֶל הַכֶּםֶף וְתָרֻץ גֻּלַּת הַזָּהָב “before the silver cord be severed, and the golden lamp be broken.”

(3) a ball, a small globe, on the capital of columns, 1 Kings 7:41; 2 Chronicles 4:12, 13 2 Chronicles 4:13.

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List of Word Forms
גֻּלַּ֣ת גֻּלֹּ֣ת גֻּלֹּ֥ת גֻּלּ֣וֹת גלות גלת הַגֻּלָּ֔ה הגלה וְגֻלָּ֣הּ וְגֻלֹּ֧ת וְהַגֻּלּ֧וֹת וגלה וגלת והגלות gul·laṯ gul·lō·wṯ gul·lōṯ gulLat gullaṯ gulLot gullōṯ gullōwṯ hag·gul·lāh haggulLah haggullāh vegulLah vegulLot vehaggulLot wə·ḡul·lāh wə·ḡul·lōṯ wə·hag·gul·lō·wṯ wəḡullāh wəḡullōṯ wəhaggullōwṯ
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