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Lexicon :: Strong's H4039 - mᵊḡillâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Strong’s Definitions

מְגִלָּה mᵉgillâh, meg-il-law'; from H1556; a roll:—roll, volume.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x

The KJV translates Strong's H4039 in the following manner: roll (20x), volume (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x
The KJV translates Strong's H4039 in the following manner: roll (20x), volume (1x).
  1. roll, book, writing

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מְגִלָּה mᵉgillâh, meg-il-law'; from H1556; a roll:—roll, volume.
STRONGS H4039: Abbreviations
מְגִלָּה noun feminine roll (writing, book; late) — מ׳ Jeremiah 36:28 + 16 times; construct מְגִלַּתֿ Psalm 40:8 [Psalm 40:7] + 3 times; — roll of writing, book מְגִלַּתסֵֿפֶר Jeremiah 36:2, 4; Ezekiel 2:9; Psalm 40:8 [Psalm 40:7]; מ׳ alone Jeremiah 36:6, 14 (twice in verse); Jeremiah 36:20, 21, 23, 25, 27, 28 (twice in verse); Jeremiah 36:29, 32; Ezekiel 3:1, 2, 3; Zechariah 5:1, 2.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H4040.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


40:7; 40:7


36:2; 36:4; 36:6; 36:14; 36:20; 36:21; 36:23; 36:25; 36:27; 36:28; 36:28; 36:29; 36:32


2:9; 3:1; 3:2; 3:3


5:1; 5:2


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4039 matches the Hebrew מְגִלָּה (mᵊḡillâ),
which occurs 21 times in 19 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:7 - Then said I, Lo, I come: in the volume H4039 of the book it is written of me,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:2 - Take thee a roll H4039 of a book, and write therein all the words that I have spoken unto thee against Israel, and against Judah, and against all the nations, from the day I spake unto thee, from the days of Josiah, even unto this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:4 - Then Jeremiah called Baruch the son of Neriah: and Baruch wrote from the mouth of Jeremiah all the words of the LORD, which he had spoken unto him, upon a roll H4039 of a book.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:6 - Therefore go thou, and read in the roll, H4039 which thou hast written from my mouth, the words of the LORD in the ears of the people in the LORD'S house upon the fasting day: and also thou shalt read them in the ears of all Judah that come out of their cities.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:14 - Therefore all the princes sent Jehudi the son of Nethaniah, the son of Shelemiah, the son of Cushi, unto Baruch, saying, Take in thine hand the roll H4039 wherein thou hast read in the ears of the people, and come. So Baruch the son of Neriah took the roll H4039 in his hand, and came unto them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:20 - And they went in to the king into the court, but they laid up the roll H4039 in the chamber of Elishama the scribe, and told all the words in the ears of the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:21 - So the king sent Jehudi to fetch the roll: H4039 and he took it out of Elishama the scribe's chamber. And Jehudi read it in the ears of the king, and in the ears of all the princes which stood beside the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:23 - And it came to pass, that when Jehudi had read three or four leaves, he cut it with the penknife, and cast it into the fire that was on the hearth, until all the roll H4039 was consumed in the fire that was on the hearth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:25 - Nevertheless Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made intercession to the king that he would not burn the roll: H4039 but he would not hear them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:27 - Then the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah, after that the king had burned the roll, H4039 and the words which Baruch wrote at the mouth of Jeremiah, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:28 - Take thee again another roll, H4039 and write in it all the former words that were in the first roll, H4039 which Jehoiakim the king of Judah hath burned.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:29 - And thou shalt say to Jehoiakim king of Judah, Thus saith the LORD; Thou hast burned this roll, H4039 saying, Why hast thou written therein, saying, The king of Babylon shall certainly come and destroy this land, and shall cause to cease from thence man and beast?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:32 - Then took Jeremiah another roll, H4039 and gave it to Baruch the scribe, the son of Neriah; who wrote therein from the mouth of Jeremiah all the words of the book which Jehoiakim king of Judah had burned in the fire: and there were added besides unto them many like words.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 2:9 - And when I looked, behold, an hand was sent unto me; and, lo, a roll H4039 of a book was therein;
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 3:1 - Moreover he said unto me, Son of man, eat that thou findest; eat this roll, H4039 and go speak unto the house of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 3:2 - So I opened my mouth, and he caused me to eat that roll. H4039
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 3:3 - And he said unto me, Son of man, cause thy belly to eat, and fill thy bowels with this roll H4039 that I give thee. Then did I eat it; and it was in my mouth as honey for sweetness.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 5:1 - Then I turned, and lifted up mine eyes, and looked, and behold a flying roll. H4039
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 5:2 - And he said unto me, What seest thou? And I answered, I see a flying roll; H4039 the length thereof is twenty cubits, and the breadth thereof ten cubits.
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