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Lexicon :: Strong's H1473 - gôlâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Active participle of גָּלָה (H1540)
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TWOT Reference: 350a

Strong’s Definitions

גּוֹלָה gôwlâh, go-law'; or (shortened) גֹּלָה gôlâh; active participle feminine of H1540; exile; concretely and collectively exiles:—(carried away), captive(-ity), removing.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x

The KJV translates Strong's H1473 in the following manner: captivity (26x), carry away (7x), captive (5x), removing (2x), remove (1x), captivity (with H3627) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x
The KJV translates Strong's H1473 in the following manner: captivity (26x), carry away (7x), captive (5x), removing (2x), remove (1x), captivity (with H3627) (1x).
  1. exiles, exile, captivity

    1. exiles (coll)

    2. exile, captivity (abstract)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
גּוֹלָה gôwlâh, go-law'; or (shortened) גֹּלָה gôlâh; active participle feminine of H1540; exile; concretely and collectively exiles:—(carried away), captive(-ity), removing.
STRONGS H1473: Abbreviations
גּוֺלָה 42 noun feminine exiles, exile — (compare Arabic جَالٍ one emigrating, جَالِيَةً a company of exiles) — Jeremiah 28:6 + 38 times, גֹּלָה Isaiah 49:21; 1 Chronicles 5:22; Esther 2:6; Nahum 3:10; —
1. collective exiles, Esther 2:6; Jeremiah 29:1; Ezekiel 1:1; Ezekiel 3:11, 15; Ezekiel 11:24, 25; Nahum 3:10; כל־הגולה Jeremiah 28:6; Jeremiah 29:4, 20, 31, קהל הגולה Ezra 10:8.
2. abstract, exile, Ezra 6:21; Ezra 9:4; Ezra 10:6; Zechariah 6:10; הלך בגולה go into exile Jeremiah 48:11; Jeremiah 49:3; Ezekiel 12:11; Ezekiel 25:3; Amos 1:15; יצא בג׳ Jeremiah 29:16; Jeremiah 48:7; Zechariah 14:2; הוליך גולה carry into exile 2 Kings 24:15, הביא ג׳ 2 Kings 24:16, הוציא ג׳ Ezekiel 12:4, העלה ג׳ Ezra 1:11; כלי גולה equipment for exile Jeremiah 46:19; Ezekiel 12:3, 4, 7; עד הגלה until the exile 1 Chronicles 5:22; בני הגולה exiles Ezra 4:1; Ezra 6:19, 20; Ezra 8:35; Ezra 10:7, 16; שׁבי הגולה capitivity of the exile Ezra 2:1; Nehemiah 7:6.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H1547.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Kings

24:15; 24:16

1 Chronicles

5:22; 5:22


1:11; 2:1; 4:1; 6:19; 6:20; 6:21; 8:35; 9:4; 10:6; 10:7; 10:8; 10:16




2:6; 2:6




28:6; 28:6; 29:1; 29:4; 29:16; 29:20; 29:31; 46:19; 48:7; 48:11; 49:3


1:1; 3:11; 3:15; 11:24; 11:25; 12:3; 12:4; 12:4; 12:7; 12:11; 25:3




3:10; 3:10


6:10; 14:2


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1473 matches the Hebrew גּוֹלָה (gôlâ),
which occurs 43 times in 42 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 24:14 - And he carried away all Jerusalem, and all the princes, and all the mighty men of valour, even ten thousand captives, and all the craftsmen and smiths: none remained, save the poorest sort of the people of the land.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 24:15 - And he carried away Jehoiachin to Babylon, and the king's mother, and the king's wives, and his officers, and the mighty of the land, those carried he into captivity H1473 from Jerusalem to Babylon.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 24:16 - And all the men of might, even seven thousand, and craftsmen and smiths a thousand, all that were strong and apt for war, even them the king of Babylon brought captive H1473 to Babylon.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:22 - For there fell down many slain, because the war was of God. And they dwelt in their steads until the captivity. H1473
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 1:11 - All the vessels of gold and of silver were five thousand and four hundred. All these did Sheshbazzar bring up with them of the captivity H1473 that were brought up from Babylon unto Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 2:1 - Now these are the children of the province that went up out of the captivity, of those which had been carried away, H1473 whom Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon had carried away unto Babylon, and came again unto Jerusalem and Judah, every one unto his city;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:1 - Now when the adversaries of Judah and Benjamin heard that the children of the captivity H1473 builded the temple unto the LORD God of Israel;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:19 - And the children of the captivity H1473 kept the passover upon the fourteenth day of the first month.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:20 - For the priests and the Levites were purified together, all of them were pure, and killed the passover for all the children of the captivity, H1473 and for their brethren the priests, and for themselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:21 - And the children of Israel, which were come again out of captivity, H1473 and all such as had separated themselves unto them from the filthiness of the heathen of the land, to seek the LORD God of Israel, did eat,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 8:35 - Also the children of those that had been carried away, H1473 which were come out of the captivity, offered burnt offerings unto the God of Israel, twelve bullocks for all Israel, ninety and six rams, seventy and seven lambs, twelve he goats for a sin offering: all this was a burnt offering unto the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 9:4 - Then were assembled unto me every one that trembled at the words of the God of Israel, because of the transgression of those that had been carried away; H1473 and I sat astonied until the evening sacrifice.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:6 - Then Ezra rose up from before the house of God, and went into the chamber of Johanan the son of Eliashib: and when he came thither, he did eat no bread, nor drink water: for he mourned because of the transgression of them that had been carried away. H1473
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:7 - And they made proclamation throughout Judah and Jerusalem unto all the children of the captivity, H1473 that they should gather themselves together unto Jerusalem;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:8 - And that whosoever would not come within three days, according to the counsel of the princes and the elders, all his substance should be forfeited, and himself separated from the congregation of those that had been carried away. H1473
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:16 - And the children of the captivity H1473 did so. And Ezra the priest, with certain chief of the fathers, after the house of their fathers, and all of them by their names, were separated, and sat down in the first day of the tenth month to examine the matter.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:6 - These are the children of the province, that went up out of the captivity, of those that had been carried away, H1473 whom Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon had carried away, and came again to Jerusalem and to Judah, every one unto his city;
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 2:6 - Who had been carried away from Jerusalem with the captivity H1473 which had been carried away with Jeconiah king of Judah, whom Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon had carried away.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 28:6 - Even the prophet Jeremiah said, Amen: the LORD do so: the LORD perform thy words which thou hast prophesied, to bring again the vessels of the LORD'S house, and all that is carried away captive, H1473 from Babylon into this place.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 29:1 - Now these are the words of the letter that Jeremiah the prophet sent from Jerusalem unto the residue of the elders which were carried away captives, H1473 and to the priests, and to the prophets, and to all the people whom Nebuchadnezzar had carried away captive from Jerusalem to Babylon;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 29:4 - Thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel, unto all that are carried away captives, H1473 whom I have caused to be carried away from Jerusalem unto Babylon;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 29:16 - Know that thus saith the LORD of the king that sitteth upon the throne of David, and of all the people that dwelleth in this city, and of your brethren that are not gone forth with you into captivity; H1473
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 29:20 - Hear ye therefore the word of the LORD, all ye of the captivity, H1473 whom I have sent from Jerusalem to Babylon:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 29:31 - Send to all them of the captivity, H1473 saying, Thus saith the LORD concerning Shemaiah the Nehelamite; Because that Shemaiah hath prophesied unto you, and I sent him not, and he caused you to trust in a lie:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 46:19 - O thou daughter dwelling in Egypt, furnish thyself to go into captivity: H1473 for Noph shall be waste and desolate without an inhabitant.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:7 - For because thou hast trusted in thy works and in thy treasures, thou shalt also be taken: and Chemosh shall go forth into captivity H1473 with his priests and his princes together.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:11 - Moab hath been at ease from his youth, and he hath settled on his lees, and hath not been emptied from vessel to vessel, neither hath he gone into captivity: H1473 therefore his taste remained in him, and his scent is not changed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 49:3 - Howl, O Heshbon, for Ai is spoiled: cry, ye daughters of Rabbah, gird you with sackcloth; lament, and run to and fro by the hedges; for their king shall go into captivity, H1473 and his priests and his princes together.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 1:1 - Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month, as I was among the captives H1473 by the river of Chebar, that the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 3:11 - And go, get thee to them of the captivity, H1473 unto the children of thy people, and speak unto them, and tell them, Thus saith the Lord GOD; whether they will hear, or whether they will forbear.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 3:15 - Then I came to them of the captivity H1473 at Telabib, that dwelt by the river of Chebar, and I sat where they sat, and remained there astonished among them seven days.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 11:24 - Afterwards the spirit took me up, and brought me in a vision by the Spirit of God into Chaldea, to them of the captivity. H1473 So the vision that I had seen went up from me.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 11:25 - Then I spake unto them of the captivity H1473 all the things that the LORD had shewed me.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 12:3 - Therefore, thou son of man, prepare thee stuff for removing, H1473 and remove by day in their sight; and thou shalt remove from thy place to another place in their sight: it may be they will consider, though they be a rebellious house.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 12:4 - Then shalt thou bring forth thy stuff by day in their sight, as stuff for removing: H1473 and thou shalt go forth at even in their sight, as they that go forth into captivity. H1473
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 12:7 - And I did so as I was commanded: I brought forth my stuff by day, as stuff for captivity, H1473 and in the even I digged through the wall with mine hand; I brought it forth in the twilight, and I bare it upon my shoulder in their sight.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 12:11 - Say, I am your sign: like as I have done, so shall it be done unto them: they shall remove H1473 and go into captivity.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 25:3 - And say unto the Ammonites, Hear the word of the Lord GOD; Thus saith the Lord GOD; Because thou saidst, Aha, against my sanctuary, when it was profaned; and against the land of Israel, when it was desolate; and against the house of Judah, when they went into captivity; H1473
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 1:15 - And their king shall go into captivity, H1473 he and his princes together, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNah 3:10 - Yet was she carried away, H1473 she went into captivity: her young children also were dashed in pieces at the top of all the streets: and they cast lots for her honourable men, and all her great men were bound in chains.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 6:10 - Take of them of the captivity, H1473 even of Heldai, of Tobijah, and of Jedaiah, which are come from Babylon, and come thou the same day, and go into the house of Josiah the son of Zephaniah;
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 14:2 - For I will gather all nations against Jerusalem to battle; and the city shall be taken, and the houses rifled, and the women ravished; and half of the city shall go forth into captivity, H1473 and the residue of the people shall not be cut off from the city.
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