Gilgal

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1537 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
lglgthe same as (01536)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
GilgalNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ghil-gawl' Proper Name Location
Definition
Gilgal = "a wheel, rolling"
  1. the first site of an Israelite camp west of the Jordan, east of Jericho, here Samuel was judge, and Saul was made king; later used for illicit worship
  2. dwelling place of prophets in northern Israel about four miles (7 km) from Shiloh and Bethel
  3. a region conquered by Joshua, site unsure
NAS Word Usage - Total: 40
Gilgal 40
NAS Verse Count
Deuteronomy1
Joshua13
Judges2
1 Samuel12
2 Samuel2
2 Kings2
Hosea3
Amos2
Micah1


Total38
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 Gilgal". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .