1059. Gamaliél
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Gamaliél: Gamaliel, a renowned teacher of the law
Original Word: Γαμαλιήλ, ὁ
Part of Speech: Proper Noun, Indeclinable
Transliteration: Gamaliél
Phonetic Spelling: (gam-al-ee-ale')
Short Definition: Gamaliel
Definition: Gamaliel, a noted Pharisee, teacher of Saul.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of Hebrew origin Gamliel
Gamaliel, a renowned teacher of the law
NASB Translation
Gamaliel (2).

STRONGS NT 1059: Γαμαλιήλ

Γαμαλιήλ, (גַּמְלִיאֵל, recompense of God (God, the Avenger, Fürst); Numbers 1:10; Numbers 2:20), indeclinable, Gamaliel (distinguished by the Jews from his grandson of the same name by the title הַזָּקֵן, the elder), a Pharisee and doctor of the law, son of R. Simeon, grandson of Hillel, and teacher of the apostle Paul. He is said to have had very great influence in the Sanhedrin, and to have died eighteen years before the destruction of Jerusalem. A man of permanent renown among the Jews: Acts 5:34; Acts 22:3. Cf. Gräiz, Gesch. d. Juden, iii., p. 289ff; Schenkel, BL. ii., p. 328ff; (especially Alex.'s Kitto under the word Gamaliel I. (cf. Farrar, St. Paul, i. 44 and except v.)).


Of Hebrew origin (Gamliy'el); Gamaliel (i.e. Gamliel), an Israelite -- Gamaliel.

see HEBREW Gamliy'el

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