The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 01551 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
lylgthe same as (01550)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
gaw-leel' Proper Name Location
Galilee = "circuit, district"
  1. a territory in Naphtali largely occupied by heathen; a circuit of towns around Kedesh-Naphtali, in which were situated the 20 towns given by Solomon to Hiram king of Tyre as payment for his work in conveying timber from Lebanon to Jerusalem
King James Word Usage - Total: 6
Galilee 6
KJV Verse Count
1 Kings1
2 Kings1
1 Chronicles1

The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Galiyl". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .