H1548 גּלח - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to be bald, that is, (causatively) to shave; figuratively to lay waste

KJV Usage: poll, shave (off).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to poll, shave, shave off, be bald
a. (Piel)
1. to shave
2. to shave off
3. (fig. of devastation)
b. (Pual) to be shaven
c. (Hithpael) to shave oneself
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 351
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1548 גּלח is used in the Bible

18 occurrences of H1548 גּלח

Genesis 41:14
Leviticus 13:33
Leviticus 14:8
Leviticus 14:9
Leviticus 21:5
Numbers 6:9
Numbers 6:18
Numbers 6:19
Deuteronomy 21:12
Judges 16:17
Judges 16:19
Judges 16:22
2 Samuel 10:4
2 Samuel 14:26
1 Chronicles 19:4
Isaiah 7:20
Jeremiah 41:5
Ezekiel 44:20

Corresponding Greek Words

galach pi,pu,hithp G3587 xureo
galach pi. G2751 keiro