H1351 גּאל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

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.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to defile, pollute, desecrate
a. (Niphal) to be defiled, be polluted
b. (Piel) to pollute, desecrate
c. (Pual) to be desecrated (of removal from priesthood)
d. (Hiphil) to pollute, stain
e. (Hithpael) to defile oneself
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 301
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1351 גּאל is used in the Bible

9 occurrences of H1351 גּאל

Ezra 2:62
Nehemiah 7:64
Isaiah 59:3
Isaiah 63:3
Lamentations 4:14
Daniel 1:8
Zephaniah 3:1
Malachi 1:7
Malachi 1:12

Corresponding Greek Words

gaal ni. G3435 moluno