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Lexicon :: Strong's H1544 - gillûl

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Part of Speech
masculine plural noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 353h

Variant Spellings

Variant spellings for this word: גלול (Strongs) גלל (Strongs) גלולים (Gesenius)

Strong’s Definitions

גִּלּוּל gillûwl, ghil-lool'; or (shortened) גִּלֻּל gillul; from H1556; properly, a log (as round); by implication, an idol:—idol.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 48x

The KJV translates Strong's H1544 in the following manner: idol (47x), image (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 48x
The KJV translates Strong's H1544 in the following manner: idol (47x), image (1x).
  1. idols

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
גִּלּוּל gillûwl, ghil-lool'; or (shortened) גִּלֻּל gillul; from H1556; properly, a log (as round); by implication, an idol:—idol.
STRONGS H1544: Abbreviations
† [גִּלּוּל] noun masculineJeremiah 50:27 only plural idols (= logs, blocks, shapeless things Ges BaudRel i. 95; Ew doll-images > dungy things Sm Ezekiel 6:4 SS after Rabb) **See BaudZMG, 1904, 395 ff. (compares Biblical Aramaic גְּלָל (אֶבֶן), Palmyrene גללא Tariff i. 9 = στήλη λιθινη; and concludes that it was originally a designation of the primitive stone menhir or מַצֵּבָה). — גִּלּוּלִים Ezekiel 22:8 + 3 times + Ezekiel 30:13 (strike out B Co); גִּלֻּלִים 1 Kings 15:12 + 2 times; construct גִּלּוּלֵי Ezekiel 8:10 + 6 times; גִּלּוּלַיִךְ Ezekiel 22:4; גִּלּוּלָיו 2 Kings 21:11 + 4 times; גִּלּוּלֶיהָ Jeremiah 50:2; יֵ֯כֶם Leviticus 26:30 + 7 times; יֵ֯כֶן Ezekiel 23:49; יֵ֯הֶם Ezekiel 6:9 + 14 times + Ezekiel 6:5 (del BA al Co); יֵ֯הֶן Ezekiel 23:37; — idols (39 times Ezekiel); — 1 Kings 15:12; 2 Kings 17:12; 2 Kings 21:21; Ezekiel 6:5 (del Co) Ezekiel 6:9; Ezekiel 6:13 (twice in verse); Ezekiel 14:4, 5; Ezekiel 18:6, 15; Ezekiel 20:16, 24, 39; Ezekiel 23:37, 39, 49; Ezekiel 33:25; Ezekiel 44:10, 12; || שִׁקּוּצִים Deuteronomy 29:16; 2 Kings 23:24 (|| also תְּרָפִים), Ezekiel 20:7, 18 (both with verb טמא) Ezekiel 20:8; Ezekiel 37:23, compare also Ezekiel 8:10 (שֶׁקֶץ, but שִׁקּוּצִים apparently Greek Version of the LXX Syriac Version Targum & so Co); || תּוֺעֵבָה Ezekiel 14:6; 2 Kings 21:11, compare Ezekiel 18:12; Ezekiel 16:36 (גִּלּוּלֵי תוֺעֲבוֺתַיִךְ), & 1 Kings 21:26 (where verb תָּעַב); || טֻמְאוֺת Ezekiel 36:25; || מִכְשׁוֺל עֲוֺנוֺ Ezekiel 14:3, 4, 7; || עֲצַבִּים Jeremiah 50:2; || אֱלִילִים Ezekiel 30:13 (Co אילים; compare also above); || חַמָּן Ezekiel 6:4, 6; Leviticus 26:30 (compare below); || תְּרָפִים 2 Kings 23:24 (above); in phrase טִמֵּא בְּגִלּ׳ etc. Ezekiel 20:7, 18, 31; Ezekiel 22:3, 4; Ezekiel 23:7, 30; Ezekiel 36:18 (del Co); תְּחַלְּלוּ בְגִלּ׳ Ezekiel 20:39; — note especially the expression עַל־פִּגְרֵי פִּגְרֵיכֶם וְנָתַתִּי גִלּוּלֵיכֶם Leviticus 26:30 and I will lay your carcases upon the carcases of your idols.
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Strong's Number H1544 matches the Hebrew גִּלּוּל (gillûl),
which occurs 48 times in 45 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:30 - And I will destroy your high places, and cut down your images, and cast your carcases upon the carcases of your idols, H1544 and my soul shall abhor you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:17 - And ye have seen their abominations, and their idols, H1544 wood and stone, silver and gold, which were among them:)
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 15:12 - And he took away the sodomites out of the land, and removed all the idols H1544 that his fathers had made.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 21:26 - And he did very abominably in following idols, H1544 according to all things as did the Amorites, whom the LORD cast out before the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 17:12 - For they served idols, H1544 whereof the LORD had said unto them, Ye shall not do this thing.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 21:11 - Because Manasseh king of Judah hath done these abominations, and hath done wickedly above all that the Amorites did, which were before him, and hath made Judah also to sin with his idols: H1544
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 21:21 - And he walked in all the way that his father walked in, and served the idols H1544 that his father served, and worshipped them:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:24 - Moreover the workers with familiar spirits, and the wizards, and the images, and the idols, H1544 and all the abominations that were spied in the land of Judah and in Jerusalem, did Josiah put away, that he might perform the words of the law which were written in the book that Hilkiah the priest found in the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:2 - Declare ye among the nations, and publish, and set up a standard; publish, and conceal not: say, Babylon is taken, Bel is confounded, Merodach is broken in pieces; her idols are confounded, her images H1544 are broken in pieces.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 6:4 - And your altars shall be desolate, and your images shall be broken: and I will cast down your slain men before your idols. H1544
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 6:5 - And I will lay the dead carcases of the children of Israel before their idols; H1544 and I will scatter your bones round about your altars.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 6:6 - In all your dwellingplaces the cities shall be laid waste, and the high places shall be desolate; that your altars may be laid waste and made desolate, and your idols H1544 may be broken and cease, and your images may be cut down, and your works may be abolished.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 6:9 - And they that escape of you shall remember me among the nations whither they shall be carried captives, because I am broken with their whorish heart, which hath departed from me, and with their eyes, which go a whoring after their idols: H1544 and they shall lothe themselves for the evils which they have committed in all their abominations.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 6:13 - Then shall ye know that I am the LORD, when their slain men shall be among their idols H1544 round about their altars, upon every high hill, in all the tops of the mountains, and under every green tree, and under every thick oak, the place where they did offer sweet savour to all their idols. H1544
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 8:10 - So I went in and saw; and behold every form of creeping things, and abominable beasts, and all the idols H1544 of the house of Israel, pourtrayed upon the wall round about.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 14:3 - Son of man, these men have set up their idols H1544 in their heart, and put the stumblingblock of their iniquity before their face: should I be enquired of at all by them?
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 14:4 - Therefore speak unto them, and say unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Every man of the house of Israel that setteth up his idols H1544 in his heart, and putteth the stumblingblock of his iniquity before his face, and cometh to the prophet; I the LORD will answer him that cometh according to the multitude of his idols; H1544
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 14:5 - That I may take the house of Israel in their own heart, because they are all estranged from me through their idols. H1544
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 14:6 - Therefore say unto the house of Israel, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Repent, and turn yourselves from your idols; H1544 and turn away your faces from all your abominations.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 14:7 - For every one of the house of Israel, or of the stranger that sojourneth in Israel, which separateth himself from me, and setteth up his idols H1544 in his heart, and putteth the stumblingblock of his iniquity before his face, and cometh to a prophet to enquire of him concerning me; I the LORD will answer him by myself:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:36 - Thus saith the Lord GOD; Because thy filthiness was poured out, and thy nakedness discovered through thy whoredoms with thy lovers, and with all the idols H1544 of thy abominations, and by the blood of thy children, which thou didst give unto them;
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 18:6 - And hath not eaten upon the mountains, neither hath lifted up his eyes to the idols H1544 of the house of Israel, neither hath defiled his neighbour's wife, neither hath come near to a menstruous woman,
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 18:12 - Hath oppressed the poor and needy, hath spoiled by violence, hath not restored the pledge, and hath lifted up his eyes to the idols, H1544 hath committed abomination,
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 18:15 - That hath not eaten upon the mountains, neither hath lifted up his eyes to the idols H1544 of the house of Israel, hath not defiled his neighbour's wife,
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:7 - Then said I unto them, Cast ye away every man the abominations of his eyes, and defile not yourselves with the idols H1544 of Egypt: I am the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:8 - But they rebelled against me, and would not hearken unto me: they did not every man cast away the abominations of their eyes, neither did they forsake the idols H1544 of Egypt: then I said, I will pour out my fury upon them, to accomplish my anger against them in the midst of the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:16 - Because they despised my judgments, and walked not in my statutes, but polluted my sabbaths: for their heart went after their idols. H1544
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:18 - But I said unto their children in the wilderness, Walk ye not in the statutes of your fathers, neither observe their judgments, nor defile yourselves with their idols: H1544
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:24 - Because they had not executed my judgments, but had despised my statutes, and had polluted my sabbaths, and their eyes were after their fathers' idols. H1544
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:31 - For when ye offer your gifts, when ye make your sons to pass through the fire, ye pollute yourselves with all your idols, H1544 even unto this day: and shall I be enquired of by you, O house of Israel? As I live, saith the Lord GOD, I will not be enquired of by you.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:39 - As for you, O house of Israel, thus saith the Lord GOD; Go ye, serve ye every one his idols, H1544 and hereafter also, if ye will not hearken unto me: but pollute ye my holy name no more with your gifts, and with your idols. H1544
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:3 - Then say thou, Thus saith the Lord GOD, The city sheddeth blood in the midst of it, that her time may come, and maketh idols H1544 against herself to defile herself.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:4 - Thou art become guilty in thy blood that thou hast shed; and hast defiled thyself in thine idols H1544 which thou hast made; and thou hast caused thy days to draw near, and art come even unto thy years: therefore have I made thee a reproach unto the heathen, and a mocking to all countries.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:7 - Thus she committed her whoredoms with them, with all them that were the chosen men of Assyria, and with all on whom she doted: with all their idols H1544 she defiled herself.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:30 - I will do these things unto thee, because thou hast gone a whoring after the heathen, and because thou art polluted with their idols. H1544
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:37 - That they have committed adultery, and blood is in their hands, and with their idols H1544 have they committed adultery, and have also caused their sons, whom they bare unto me, to pass for them through the fire, to devour them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:39 - For when they had slain their children to their idols, H1544 then they came the same day into my sanctuary to profane it; and, lo, thus have they done in the midst of mine house.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:49 - And they shall recompense your lewdness upon you, and ye shall bear the sins of your idols: H1544 and ye shall know that I am the Lord GOD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 30:13 - Thus saith the Lord GOD; I will also destroy the idols, H1544 and I will cause their images to cease out of Noph; and there shall be no more a prince of the land of Egypt: and I will put a fear in the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 33:25 - Wherefore say unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Ye eat with the blood, and lift up your eyes toward your idols, H1544 and shed blood: and shall ye possess the land?
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 36:18 - Wherefore I poured my fury upon them for the blood that they had shed upon the land, and for their idols H1544 wherewith they had polluted it:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 36:25 - Then will I sprinkle clean water upon you, and ye shall be clean: from all your filthiness, and from all your idols, H1544 will I cleanse you.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 37:23 - Neither shall they defile themselves any more with their idols, H1544 nor with their detestable things, nor with any of their transgressions: but I will save them out of all their dwellingplaces, wherein they have sinned, and will cleanse them: so shall they be my people, and I will be their God.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 44:10 - And the Levites that are gone away far from me, when Israel went astray, which went astray away from me after their idols; H1544 they shall even bear their iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 44:12 - Because they ministered unto them before their idols, H1544 and caused the house of Israel to fall into iniquity; therefore have I lifted up mine hand against them, saith the Lord GOD, and they shall bear their iniquity.
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