גדל

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Aramaic[edit]

Verb[edit]

גדל (transliteration needed)

  1. to twist
  2. to weave

Hebrew[edit]

Verb[edit]

גָּדַל (gadál) (pa'ál construction) (intransitive)

  1. (He/it) grew (became bigger, more).
    • Job 2:13, with translation of the King James Version:
      גָדַל הַכְּאֵב מְאֹד
      gadál hak'év m'ód
      his grief was very great
  2. (He/it) grew up, became older.
    • Genesis 38:14, with translation of the King James Version:
      כִּי רָאֲתָה כִּי־גָדַל שֵׁלָה וְהִוא לֹא־נִתְּנָה לוֹ לְאִשָּׁה
      kí raatá ki-gadál shelá v'hí lo-nit'ná ló l'ishá
      for she saw that Shelah was grown, and she was not given unto him to wife
    • 1 Kings 12:8, with translation of the King James Version:
      וַיִּוָּעַץ אֶת־הַיְלָדִים אֲשֶׁר גָּדְלוּ אִתּוֹ אֲשֶׁר הָעֹמְדִים לְפָנָיו
      vayivaáts et-hay'ladím ashér gad'lú itó ashér haom'dím l'fanáv
      and consulted with the young men that were grown up with him, and which stood before him
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    • Psalms 92:6, with Young's Literal Translation:
      מַה־גָּדְלוּ מַעֲשֶׂיךָ יהוה מְאֹד עָמְקוּ מַחְשְׁבֹתֶיךָ
      ma-gad'lú maasécha YHVH m'ód am'kú machsh'votécha
      How great have been Thy works, O Jehovah, Very deep have been Thy thoughts.
  4. (גָּדֵל, gadél) Masculine present participle and present tense of גָּדַל

Verb[edit]

גִּדֵּל (gidél) (pi'él construction) (transitive)

  1. (The addition of quotations indicative of this usage is being sought): (He/it) grew (made bigger)
  2. (He/it) reared (a child).
    • Isaiah 49:21, with translation of the King James Version:
      {{lang|he|מִי יָלַד־לִי אֶת־אֵלֶּה וַאֲנִי שְׁכוּלָה וְגַלְמוּדָה גֹּלָה וְסוּרָה וְאֵלֶּה מִי גִדֵּל
      mí yalad-lí et-éle vaaní sh'chulá v'galmudá golá v'surá v'éle mí gidél
      Who hath begotten me these, seeing I have lost my children, and am desolate, a captive, and removing to and fro? and who hath brought up these?
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    • Joshua 4:14, with translation of the Darby Bible:
      בַּיּוֹם הַהוּא גִּדַּל יהוה אֶת־יְהוֹשֻׁעַ בְּעֵינֵי כָּל־יִשְׂרָאֵל
      bayóm hahú gidál YHVH et-y'hoshúa b'ené kol-yisraél
      On that day Jehovah magnified Joshua in the sight of all Israel
    • Psalms 34:4, with translation of the King James Version:
      גַּדְּלוּ לַיהוה אִתִּי וּנְרוֹמְמָה שְׁמוֹ יַחְדָּו
      gad'lú lYHVH ití unrom'má sh'mó yachdáv
      O magnify the LORD with me, and let us exalt his name together.
    • Esther 3:1, with translation of the King James Version:
      גִּדַּל הַמֶּלֶךְ אֲחַשְׁוֵרוֹשׁ אֶת־הָמָן
      gidál hamélech achashverósh et-hamán
      did king Ahasuerus promote Haman

Noun[edit]

גֹּדֶל (gódelm (singular construct form גֹּדֶל)

  1. (The addition of quotations indicative of this usage is being sought): size (dimensions or magnitude)
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    • Deuteronomy 32:3, with translation of the King James Version:
      הָבוּ גֹדֶל לֵאלֹהֵינוּ
      havú gódel lelohénu
      ascribe ye greatness unto our God
  3. Singular construct form of גֹּדֶל‎.
    • Isaiah 10:12, with Young's Literal Translation:
      אֶפְקֹד עַל־פְּרִי־גֹדֶל לְבַב מֶלֶךְ־אַשּׁוּר וְעַל־תִּפְאֶרֶת רוּם עֵינָיו
      efkód al-p'ri-gódel l'váv melech-ashúr v'al-tif'éret rúm enáv
      I see concerning the fruit of the greatness of the heart of the king of Asshur and concerning the glory of the height of his eyes

Adjective[edit]

גָּדֹל (gadólm sg indef. (f sg indef. גְּדֹלָה, m pl indef. גְּדֹלִים, f pl indef. גְּדֹלוֹת)

  1. big (large)
  2. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
    • Exodus 3:3, with translation of the King James Version:
      אָסֻרָה־נָּא וְאֶרְאֶה אֶת־הַמַּרְאֶה הַגָּדֹל הַזֶּה
      asuro-ná v'er'é et-hamar'é hagadól hazé
      I will now turn aside, and see this great sight
  3. (גְּדֹל, g'dól) Masculine singular construct form of גָּדֹל.
    • Jeremiah 32:19, with translation of the King James Version:
      גְּדֹל הָעֵצָה וְרַב הָעֲלִילִיָּה
      g'dól haetsá v'ráv haaliliyá
      Great in counsel, and mighty in work

Proper noun[edit]

גִּדֵּל (gidélm

  1. A male given name
    • Ezra 2:47, with translation of the King James Version:
      בְּנֵי־גִדֵּל בְּנֵי־גַחַר בְּנֵי רְאָיָה
      b'ne-gidél b'ne-gáchar b'né r'ayá
      The children of Giddel, the children of Gahar, the children of Reaiah

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