H1350 גּאל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root, to redeem (according to the Oriental law of kinship), that is, to be the next of kin (and as such to buy back a relative’s property, marry his widow, etc.)

KJV Usage: X in any wise, X at all, avenger, deliver, (do, perform the part of near, next) kinsfolk (-man), purchase, ransom, redeem (-er), revenger.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to redeem, act as kinsman-redeemer, avenge, revenge, ransom, do the part of a kinsman
a. (Qal)
1. to act as kinsman, do the part of next of kin, act as kinsman-redeemer 1a
b. by marrying brother's widow to beget a child for him, to redeem from slavery, to redeem land, to exact vengeance
1. to redeem (by payment)
2. to redeem (with God as subject) 1a
c. individuals from death 1a
d. Israel from Egyptian bondage 1a
e. Israel from exile
f. (Niphal)
1. to redeem oneself
2. to be redeemed
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 300
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1350 גּאל is used in the Bible

First 30 of 104 occurrences of H1350 גּאל

Genesis 48:16 who hath redeemed
Exodus 6:6 and I will redeem
Exodus 15:13 thou hast redeemed:
Leviticus 25:25 to redeem
Leviticus 25:25 it, then shall he redeem
Leviticus 25:26 shall have none to redeem
Leviticus 25:30 And if it shall not be redeemed
Leviticus 25:33 And if a man shall purchase
Leviticus 25:48 may redeem
Leviticus 25:49 may redeem
Leviticus 25:49 may redeem
Leviticus 25:49 he may redeem
Leviticus 25:54 And if he shall not be redeemed
Leviticus 27:13 But if he will at all
Leviticus 27:13 redeem
Leviticus 27:15 it will redeem
Leviticus 27:19 will in any wise
Leviticus 27:19 redeem
Leviticus 27:20 And if he will not redeem
Leviticus 27:20 it shall not be redeemed
Leviticus 27:27 part of it: or if it shall be not redeemed,
Leviticus 27:28 or redeemed:
Leviticus 27:31 will at all
Leviticus 27:31 redeem
Leviticus 27:33 it shall not be redeemed.
Numbers 5:8 shall have no kinsman
Numbers 35:12 from the avenger;
Numbers 35:19 The avenger
Numbers 35:21 the avenger
Numbers 35:24 the avenger

Distinct usage

7 redeem
3 may redeem
3 The avenger
3 and thy redeemer,
3 of the avenger
2 And the avenger
2 I will redeem
2 thy redeemer,
2 hath redeemed
1 thou hast redeemed:
1 to redeem
1 it, then shall he redeem
1 shall have none to redeem
1 he may redeem
1 But if he will at all
1 it will redeem
1 And if he will not redeem
1 it shall not be redeemed
1 will at all
1 it shall not be redeemed.
1 Lest the avenger
1 from the avenger
1 And if the avenger
1 for thou art a near kinsman.
1 that I am thy near kinsman:
1 a kinsman
1 that if he will perform to thee the part of a kinsman,
1 let him do the kinsman's part:
1 not do the part of a kinsman
1 to thee, then will I do the part of a kinsman
1 there: and, behold, the kinsman
1 to the kinsman,
1 If thou wilt redeem
1 it, redeem
1 it: but if thou wilt not redeem
1 for there is none to redeem
1 Therefore the kinsman
1 without a kinsman,
1 neither of his kinsman,
1 stain
1 redeemed
1 their redeemer.
1 For their redeemer
1 there; but the redeemed
1 not: for I have redeemed
1 your redeemer,
1 and his redeemer
1 As for our redeemer,
1 the Redeemer
1 and ye shall be redeemed
1 and thy Redeemer
1 The redeemed
1 of my redeemed
1 our redeemer;
1 Their Redeemer
1 which thou hast redeemed;
1 that thou wouldest not permit the avenger
1 to us, one of our next kinsmen.
1 Who redeemeth
1 to me; for I have redeemed

Corresponding Greek Words

gaal see G683 st. ap otheo
gaal G868 aph istemi
gaal G948 bdelusso
gaal G1590 ek luo
gaal G1653 eleeo
gaal G1807 ex aireo
gaal G3086 lutrotes
gaal G4506 rhuomai
gaal qal.,ni. G3084 lutroo
gaal qal.,ni. G4360 pros ochthizo

Related words


H1351 גּאל gâ'al
A primitive root, (rather identical with H1350, through the idea of freeing, that is, repudiating); to soil or (figuratively) desecrate

KJV Usage: defile, pollute, stain.

H1353 גּאלּה ge 'ûllâh
ge 'ûllâh
Feminine passive participle of H1350; redemption (including the right and the object); by implication relationship

KJV Usage: kindred, redeem, redemption, right.

H3008 יגאל yig'âl
From H1350; avenger; Jigal, the name of three Israelite

KJV Usage: Igal, Igeal.