גּוּל גּיל 


giyl; gheel or (by permutation) guwl



Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 346

KJV Translation Count — 44x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: rejoice (27), glad (10), joyful (4), joy (2), delight (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to rejoice, exult, be glad
a. (Qal)
1. to rejoice
2. to tremble (from fear)

Strong's Definitions

giyl, gheel; or (by permutation) guwl, gool; a primitive root; properly, to spin round (under the influence of any violent emotion), i.e. usually rejoice, or (as cringing) fear: — be glad, joy, be joyful, rejoice.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Let the heavens be H1523, and let the earth H1523: and let men say among the nations, The LORD reigneth.


Serve the LORD with fear, and H1523 with trembling.


That I may shew forth all thy praise in the gates of the daughter of Zion: I will H1523 in thy salvation.


Lest mine enemy say, I have prevailed against him; and those that trouble me H1523 when I am moved.


But I have trusted in thy mercy; my heart shall H1523 in thy salvation.


Oh that the salvation of Israel were come out of Zion! when the LORD bringeth back the captivity of his people, Jacob shall H1523, and Israel shall be H1523.


Therefore my heart is H1523, and my glory H1523th: my flesh also shall rest in hope.


{To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.} The king shall H1523 in thy strength, O LORD; and in thy salvation how greatly shall he H1523!


I will be H1523 and H1523 in thy mercy: for thou hast considered my trouble; thou hast known my soul in adversities;


Be H1523 in the LORD, and H1523, ye righteous: and shout for H1523, all ye that are upright in heart.