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 84 occurrences of H1350 גּאל

Genesis 48:16
Exodus 6:6
Exodus 15:13
Leviticus 25:25
Leviticus 25:26
Leviticus 25:30
Leviticus 25:33
Leviticus 25:48
Leviticus 25:49
Leviticus 25:54
Leviticus 27:13
Leviticus 27:15
Leviticus 27:19
Leviticus 27:20
Leviticus 27:27
Leviticus 27:28
Leviticus 27:31
Leviticus 27:33
Numbers 5:8
Numbers 35:12
Numbers 35:19
Numbers 35:21
Numbers 35:24
Numbers 35:25
Numbers 35:27
Deuteronomy 19:6
Deuteronomy 19:12
Joshua 20:3
Joshua 20:5
Joshua 20:9

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