גּרל גּורל 


gowral; go-rawl' or (shortened) goral



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from an unused root meaning to be rough (as stone)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 381a

KJV Translation Count — 77x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: lot (77)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. lot
a. lot-pebbles used for systematically making decisions
2. portion
a. lot, portion (thing assigned by casting lots)
b. recompense, retribution

Strong's Definitions

gowral, go-rawl'; or (shortened) goral, go-ral'; from an unused root meaning to be rough (as stone); properly, a pebble, i.e. a lot (small stones being used for that purpose); figuratively, a portion or destiny (as if determined by lot): — lot.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Aaron shall cast H1486s upon the two goats; one H1486 for the LORD, and the other H1486 for the scapegoat.


And Aaron shall bring the goat upon which the LORD'S H1486 fell, and offer him for a sin offering.


But the goat, on which the H1486 fell to be the scapegoat, shall be presented alive before the LORD, to make an atonement with him, and to let him go for a scapegoat into the wilderness.


Notwithstanding the land shall be divided by H1486: according to the names of the tribes of their fathers they shall inherit.


According to the H1486 shall the possession thereof be divided between many and few.


And ye shall divide the land by H1486 for an inheritance among your families: and to the more ye shall give the more inheritance, and to the fewer ye shall give the less inheritance: every man's inheritance shall be in the place where his H1486 falleth; according to the tribes of your fathers ye shall inherit.


And Moses commanded the children of Israel, saying, This is the land which ye shall inherit by H1486, which the LORD commanded to give unto the nine tribes, and to the half tribe:


And they said, The LORD commanded my lord to give the land for an inheritance by H1486 to the children of Israel: and my lord was commanded by the LORD to give the inheritance of Zelophehad our brother unto his daughters.


And if they be married to any of the sons of the other tribes of the children of Israel, then shall their inheritance be taken from the inheritance of our fathers, and shall be put to the inheritance of the tribe whereunto they are received: so shall it be taken from the H1486 of our inheritance.


By H1486 was their inheritance, as the LORD commanded by the hand of Moses, for the nine tribes, and for the half tribe.