גּלה גּולה 


gowlah; go-law' or (shortened) golah



Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

active participle of 1540

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 350a

KJV Translation Count — 42x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: captivity (26), carry away (7), captive (5), removing (2), remove (1), captivity 3627 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. exiles, exile, captivity
a. exiles (coll)
b. exile, captivity (abstract)

Strong's Definitions

gowlah, go-law'; or (shortened) golah, go-law'; active participle feminine of 1540; exile; concretely and collectively exiles: — (carried away), captive(-ity), removing.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he carried H1473 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 H1473 from Jerusalem to Babylon.


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 H1473 to Babylon.


For there fell down many slain, because the war was of God. And they dwelt in their steads until the H1473.


All the vessels of gold and of silver were five thousand and four hundred. All these did Sheshbazzar bring up with them of the H1473 that were brought up from Babylon unto Jerusalem.


Now these are the children of the province that went up out of the H1473, of those which had been carried H1473, whom Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon had carried H1473 unto Babylon, and came again unto Jerusalem and Judah, every one unto his city;


Now when the adversaries of Judah and Benjamin heard that the children of the H1473 builded the temple unto the LORD God of Israel;


And the children of the H1473 kept the passover upon the fourteenth day of the first month.


For the priests and the Levites were purified together, all of them were pure, and killed the passover for all the children of the H1473, and for their brethren the priests, and for themselves.


And the children of Israel, which were come again out of 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,


Also the children of those that had been carried H1473, which were come out of the H1473, 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.