The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1059 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
gamalielof Hebrew origin (01583)]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
gam-al-ee-ale'   Noun Masculine
Gamaliel = "my recompenser is God"
  1. a Pharisee and celebrated doctor of the law, who gave prudent worldly advice in the Sanhedrin respecting the treatment of the followers of Jesus of Nazareth. Acts 5:34 ff. (A.D.29.) We learn from Acts 22:3 that he was the preceptor of Paul. He is generally identified with the very celebrated Jewish doctor Gamaliel, grandson of Hillel, and who is referred to as authority in the Jewish Mishna.
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
Gamaliel 2
NAS Verse Count

Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Gamaliel". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.