H1524 גּיל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H1523; a revolution (of time, that is, an age); also joy

KJV Usage: X exceedingly, gladness, X greatly, joy, rejoice (-ing), sort.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. a rejoicing
2. a circle, age
Origin: from H1523
TWOT: 346a,b
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H1524 גּיל is used in the Bible

10 occurrences of H1524 גּיל

Job 3:22 exceedingly,
Psalms 43:4 joy:
Psalms 45:15 and rejoicing
Psalms 65:12 rejoice
Proverbs 23:24 shall greatly
Isaiah 16:10 and joy
Jeremiah 48:33 and gladness
Daniel 1:10 who are of your age?
Hosea 9:1 for joy,
Joel 1:16 and gladness

Distinct usage

2 and gladness
1 joy:
1 and rejoicing
1 rejoice
1 shall greatly
1 who are of your age?
1 for joy,
1 exceedingly,
1 and joy

Corresponding Greek Words

gil G20 agalliasis
gil G2167 euphrosune
gil G2244 helikia
gil G5479 chara

Related words


H26 אביגל אביגיל 'ăbı̂ygayil 'ăbı̂ygal
אביגל אביגיל
'ăbı̂ygayil 'ăbı̂ygal
ab-ee-gah'yil, ab-ee-gal'
From H1 and H1524; father (that is source) of joy; Abigail or Abigal, the name of two Israelitesses

KJV Usage: Abigal.

H1525 גּילת גּילה gı̂ylâh gı̂ylath
גּילת גּילה
gı̂ylâh gı̂ylath
ghee-law', ghee-lath'
Feminine of H1524; joy

KJV Usage: joy, rejoicing.

H1523 גּוּל גּיל gı̂yl gûl

גּוּל גּיל
gı̂yl gûl
gheel, gool
A primitive root; properly to spin around (under the influence of any violent emotion), that is, usually rejoice, or (as cringing) fear

KJV Usage: be glad, joy, be joyful, rejoice.