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Lexicon :: Strong's H1350 - gā'al

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TWOT Reference: 300

Strong’s Definitions

גָּאַל gâʼal, gaw-al'; a primitive root, to redeem (according to the Oriental law of kinship), i.e. to be the next of kin (and as such to buy back a relative's property, marry his widow, etc.):—× in any wise, × at all, avenger, deliver, (do, perform the part of near, next) kinsfolk(-man), purchase, ransom, redeem(-er), revenger.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 104x

The KJV translates Strong's H1350 in the following manner: redeem (50x), redeemer (18x), kinsman (13x), revenger (7x), avenger (6x), ransom (2x), at all (2x), deliver (1x), kinsfolks (1x), kinsman's part (1x), purchase (1x), stain (1x), wise (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 104x
The KJV translates Strong's H1350 in the following manner: redeem (50x), redeemer (18x), kinsman (13x), revenger (7x), avenger (6x), ransom (2x), at all (2x), deliver (1x), kinsfolks (1x), kinsman's part (1x), purchase (1x), stain (1x), wise (1x).
  1. to redeem, act as kinsman-redeemer, avenge, revenge, ransom, do the part of a kinsman

    1. (Qal)

      1. to act as kinsman, do the part of next of kin, act as kinsman-redeemer

        1. by marrying brother's widow to beget a child for him, to redeem from slavery, to redeem land, to exact vengeance

      2. to redeem (by payment)

      3. to redeem (with God as subject)

        1. individuals from death

        2. Israel from Egyptian bondage

        3. Israel from exile

    2. (Niphal)

      1. to redeem oneself

      2. to be redeemed

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
גָּאַל gâʼal, gaw-al'; a primitive root, to redeem (according to the Oriental law of kinship), i.e. to be the next of kin (and as such to buy back a relative's property, marry his widow, etc.):—× in any wise, × at all, avenger, deliver, (do, perform the part of near, next) kinsfolk(-man), purchase, ransom, redeem(-er), revenger.
STRONGS H1350: Abbreviations
† I. גָּאַל verb redeem, act as kinsman (Late Hebrew, Niph. be redeemed; also גּוֺאֵל, גְּאוּלָּה) —
Qal Perfect ג׳, etc. Isaiah 44:23 + 14 times; Imperfect יִגְאַל, etc. Leviticus 25:33 + 18 times; Imperative גְּאַל, etc. Ruth 4:6 + 3 times; Infinitive absolute גָּאֹל Leviticus 27:13 + 2 times; construct לִגְאוֺל Ruth 4:4 + 2 times; suffix לְגָאֳלֵךְ Ruth 3:13; Participle גֹּאֵל Leviticus 25:26 + 24 times, גּוֺאֵל Isaiah 59:20; Psalm 103:4; suffix גֹּאַלְךָ Isaiah 48:17, גֹּאֲלֵךְ Isaiah 54:8 (suffix + 19 times); passive plural גְּאוּלִים, etc. Isaiah 35:9 + 4 times; —
1. act as kinsman, do the part of next of kin (chiefly in D H P Ruth), גֹּאֵל kinsman Leviticus 25:25 (H) Numbers 5:8; Numbers 35:12 (P) Ruth 2:20; Ruth 3:9, 12; Ruth 4:1, 3, 6, 8, 14; 1 Kings 16:11.
a. in taking a kinsman's widow אם יגאלך טוב יגאל ואם לא יחפץ לגאלך וגאלתיך if he will do thee the kinsman's part (raise up children by the widow) well, let him do the kinsman's part; but if he is not pleased to do thee the kinsman's part then I will do thee the kinsman's part Ruth 3:13;
b. in redeeming from bondage Leviticus 25:48, 49 (H);
c. in redeeming a field Leviticus 25:26, 33 (H) Ruth 4:4, 6;
d. claim as kinsman Job 3:5;
e. גֹּאֵל הַדָּם the avenger of blood Numbers 35:19, 21, 24, 25, 27 (twice in verse); Joshua 20:3, 5 (?; not in Greek Version of the LXX) Joshua 20:9 (P). Deuteronomy 19:6, 12 (D) 2 Samuel 14:11.
2. redeem, by payment of value assessed, of consecrated things, by the original owner Leviticus 27:13, 15, 19, 20, 31 (P).
3. redeem, with God as subject implying personal relationship, chiefly in poetry: —
a. individuals, from death Psalm 103:4; Lamentations 3:58; Hosea 13:14, מכל רע Genesis 48:16 (E poetry), נפשׁ Psalm 69:19; Psalm 72:14, orphans Proverbs 23:11; Jeremiah 50:34, ריבה ריבי וגאלני Psalm 119:154, גֹּאֲלִי Job 19:25, צוּרִי וְגֹאֲלִי Psalm 19:15.
b. Israel, from Egyptian bondage Exodus 6:6 (P?) Exodus 15:13 (song) Psalm 74:2; Psalm 77:16; Psalm 78:35, מיד אויב Psalm 106:10.
c. from exile (chiefly Isaiah3, the verb not in Isaiah1) Isaiah 43:1; Isaiah 44:22, 23; Isaiah 48:20; Isaiah 52:9; Isaiah 63:9; Micah 4:10, מיד Psalm 107:2; Jeremiah 31:11; Yahweh is גֹּאֵל Isaiah 41:14; Isaiah 43:14; Isaiah 44:6, 24; Isaiah 47:4; Isaiah 48:17; Isaiah 49:7, 26; Isaiah 54:5, 8; Isaiah 59:20; Isaiah 60:16; Isaiah 63:16; and the people גְּאוּלִים Isaiah 35:9; Isaiah 51:10; Isaiah 62:12; Isaiah 63:4 (compare גְּאוּלַי below), Psalm 107:2.
Niph. Perfect נִגְאָ֑ל Leviticus 25:49; Imperfect יִגָּאֵל Leviticus 25:30+ 5 times; תִּגָּאֵ֑לוּ Isaiah 52:3; —
1. reflexive redeem oneself Leviticus 25:49 (H).
2. passive. be redeemed,
a. field Leviticus 25:30 (H), slave Leviticus 25:54 (H);
b. consecrated things Leviticus 27:20, 27, 28, 33 (P);
c. Jerusalem by Yahweh Isaiah 52:3.

גְּאוּלַי Isaiah 63:4, in שְׁנַת ג׳, noun abstract redemption, according to Greek Version of the LXX Syriac Version Vulgate Ges Hi De MV Che Di RVm; then either plural abstract suffix year of (my) redemption (so most); or abstract form. in י֯, after Syriac analogy, LagSymm. ii. 101 f. Semitic i. 19, 68. BN 192 (Greek Version of the LXX omit my); but < Passive participle plural suffix my ransomed (released) ones Ew Br Brd AV RV compare below גאל above.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs




6:6; 15:13


25:25; 25:26; 25:26; 25:30; 25:30; 25:33; 25:33; 25:48; 25:49; 25:49; 25:49; 25:54; 27:13; 27:13; 27:15; 27:19; 27:20; 27:20; 27:27; 27:28; 27:31; 27:33


5:8; 35:12; 35:19; 35:21; 35:24; 35:25; 35:27


19:6; 19:12


20:3; 20:5; 20:9


2:20; 3:9; 3:12; 3:13; 3:13; 4:1; 4:3; 4:4; 4:4; 4:6; 4:6; 4:6; 4:8; 4:14

2 Samuel


1 Kings



3:5; 19:25


69:19; 72:14; 74:2; 77:16; 78:35; 103:4; 103:4; 106:10; 107:2; 107:2; 119:154




35:9; 35:9; 41:14; 43:1; 43:14; 44:6; 44:22; 44:23; 44:23; 44:24; 47:4; 48:17; 48:17; 48:20; 49:7; 49:26; 51:10; 52:3; 52:3; 52:9; 54:5; 54:8; 54:8; 59:20; 59:20; 60:16; 62:12; 63:4; 63:4; 63:9; 63:16


31:11; 50:34







Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1350 matches the Hebrew גָּאַל (gā'al),
which occurs 105 times in 84 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 48:16–Psa 78:35)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 48:16 - The Angel which redeemed H1350 me from all evil, bless the lads; and let my name be named on them, and the name of my fathers Abraham and Isaac; and let them grow into a multitude in the midst of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 6:6 - Wherefore say unto the children of Israel, I am the LORD, and I will bring you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians, and I will rid you out of their bondage, and I will redeem H1350 you with a stretched out arm, and with great judgments:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:13 - Thou in thy mercy hast led forth the people which thou hast redeemed: H1350 thou hast guided them in thy strength unto thy holy habitation.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:25 - If thy brother be waxen poor, and hath sold away some of his possession, and if any of his kin come to redeem H1350 it, then shall he redeem H1350 that which his brother sold.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:26 - And if the man have none to redeem H1350 it, and himself be able to redeem it;
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:30 - And if it be not redeemed H1350 within the space of a full year, then the house that is in the walled city shall be established for ever to him that bought it throughout his generations: it shall not go out in the jubile.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:33 - And if a man purchase H1350 of the Levites, then the house that was sold, and the city of his possession, shall go out in the year of jubile: for the houses of the cities of the Levites are their possession among the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:48 - After that he is sold he may be redeemed again; one of his brethren may redeem H1350 him:
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:49 - Either his uncle, or his uncle's son, may redeem H1350 him, or any that is nigh of kin unto him of his family may redeem H1350 him; or if he be able, he may redeem H1350 himself.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:54 - And if he be not redeemed H1350 in these years, then he shall go out in the year of jubile, both he, and his children with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 27:13 - But if he will at all H1350 redeem H1350 it, then he shall add a fifth part thereof unto thy estimation.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 27:15 - And if he that sanctified it will redeem H1350 his house, then he shall add the fifth part of the money of thy estimation unto it, and it shall be his.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 27:19 - And if he that sanctified the field will in any wise H1350 redeem H1350 it, then he shall add the fifth part of the money of thy estimation unto it, and it shall be assured to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 27:20 - And if he will not redeem H1350 the field, or if he have sold the field to another man, it shall not be redeemed H1350 any more.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 27:27 - And if it be of an unclean beast, then he shall redeem it according to thine estimation, and shall add a fifth part of it thereto: or if it be not redeemed, H1350 then it shall be sold according to thy estimation.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 27:28 - Notwithstanding no devoted thing, that a man shall devote unto the LORD of all that he hath, both of man and beast, and of the field of his possession, shall be sold or redeemed: H1350 every devoted thing is most holy unto the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 27:31 - And if a man will at all H1350 redeem H1350 ought of his tithes, he shall add thereto the fifth part thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 27:33 - He shall not search whether it be good or bad, neither shall he change it: and if he change it at all, then both it and the change thereof shall be holy; it shall not be redeemed. H1350
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 5:8 - But if the man have no kinsman H1350 to recompense the trespass unto, let the trespass be recompensed unto the LORD, even to the priest; beside the ram of the atonement, whereby an atonement shall be made for him.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:12 - And they shall be unto you cities for refuge from the avenger; H1350 that the manslayer die not, until he stand before the congregation in judgment.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:19 - The revenger H1350 of blood himself shall slay the murderer: when he meeteth him, he shall slay him.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:21 - Or in enmity smite him with his hand, that he die: he that smote him shall surely be put to death; for he is a murderer: the revenger H1350 of blood shall slay the murderer, when he meeteth him.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:24 - Then the congregation shall judge between the slayer and the revenger H1350 of blood according to these judgments:
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:25 - And the congregation shall deliver the slayer out of the hand of the revenger H1350 of blood, and the congregation shall restore him to the city of his refuge, whither he was fled: and he shall abide in it unto the death of the high priest, which was anointed with the holy oil.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:27 - And the revenger H1350 of blood find him without the borders of the city of his refuge, and the revenger H1350 of blood kill the slayer; he shall not be guilty of blood:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 19:6 - Lest the avenger H1350 of the blood pursue the slayer, while his heart is hot, and overtake him, because the way is long, and slay him; whereas he was not worthy of death, inasmuch as he hated him not in time past.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 19:12 - Then the elders of his city shall send and fetch him thence, and deliver him into the hand of the avenger H1350 of blood, that he may die.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 20:3 - That the slayer that killeth any person unawares and unwittingly may flee thither: and they shall be your refuge from the avenger H1350 of blood.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 20:5 - And if the avenger H1350 of blood pursue after him, then they shall not deliver the slayer up into his hand; because he smote his neighbour unwittingly, and hated him not beforetime.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 20:9 - These were the cities appointed for all the children of Israel, and for the stranger that sojourneth among them, that whosoever killeth any person at unawares might flee thither, and not die by the hand of the avenger H1350 of blood, until he stood before the congregation.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:20 - And Naomi said unto her daughter in law, Blessed be he of the LORD, who hath not left off his kindness to the living and to the dead. And Naomi said unto her, The man is near of kin unto us, one of our next kinsmen. H1350
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 3:9 - And he said, Who art thou? And she answered, I am Ruth thine handmaid: spread therefore thy skirt over thine handmaid; for thou art a near kinsman. H1350
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 3:12 - And now it is true that I am thy near kinsman: H1350 howbeit there is a kinsman H1350 nearer than I.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 3:13 - Tarry this night, and it shall be in the morning, that if he will perform unto thee the part of a kinsman, H1350 well; let him do the kinsman's part: H1350 but if he will not do the part of a kinsman H1350 to thee, then will I do the part of a kinsman H1350 to thee, as the LORD liveth: lie down until the morning.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:1 - Then went Boaz up to the gate, and sat him down there: and, behold, the kinsman H1350 of whom Boaz spake came by; unto whom he said, Ho, such a one! turn aside, sit down here. And he turned aside, and sat down.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:3 - And he said unto the kinsman, H1350 Naomi, that is come again out of the country of Moab, selleth a parcel of land, which was our brother Elimelech's:
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:4 - And I thought to advertise thee, saying, Buy it before the inhabitants, and before the elders of my people. If thou wilt redeem H1350 it, redeem H1350 it: but if thou wilt not redeem H1350 it, then tell me, that I may know: for there is none to redeem H1350 it beside thee; and I am after thee. And he said, I will redeem H1350 it.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:6 - And the kinsman H1350 said, I cannot redeem H1350 it for myself, lest I mar mine own inheritance: redeem H1350 thou my right to thyself; for I cannot redeem H1350 it.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:8 - Therefore the kinsman H1350 said unto Boaz, Buy it for thee. So he drew off his shoe.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:14 - And the women said unto Naomi, Blessed be the LORD, which hath not left thee this day without a kinsman, H1350 that his name may be famous in Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 14:11 - Then said she, I pray thee, let the king remember the LORD thy God, that thou wouldest not suffer the revengers H1350 of blood to destroy any more, lest they destroy my son. And he said, As the LORD liveth, there shall not one hair of thy son fall to the earth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 16:11 - And it came to pass, when he began to reign, as soon as he sat on his throne, that he slew all the house of Baasha: he left him not one that pisseth against a wall, neither of his kinsfolks, H1350 nor of his friends.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:5 - Let darkness and the shadow of death stain H1350 it; let a cloud dwell upon it; let the blackness of the day terrify it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 19:25 - For I know that my redeemer H1350 liveth, and that he shall stand at the latter day upon the earth:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 19:14 - Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable in thy sight, O LORD, my strength, and my redeemer. H1350
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:18 - Draw nigh unto my soul, and redeem H1350 it: deliver me because of mine enemies.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 72:14 - He shall redeem H1350 their soul from deceit and violence: and precious shall their blood be in his sight.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 74:2 - Remember thy congregation, which thou hast purchased of old; the rod of thine inheritance, which thou hast redeemed; H1350 this mount Zion, wherein thou hast dwelt.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 77:15 - Thou hast with thine arm redeemed H1350 thy people, the sons of Jacob and Joseph. Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:35 - And they remembered that God was their rock, and the high God their redeemer. H1350

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