Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 353

KJV Translation Count — 18x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: roll (9), roll ... (3), seek occasion (1), wallow (1), trust (1), commit (1), remove (1), run down (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to roll, roll away, roll down, roll together
a. (Qal) to roll
b. (Niphal)
1. to roll up
2. to flow down
c. (Pilpel) to roll
d. (Poal) to be rolled
e. (Hithpoel) to roll oneself
f. (Hithpalpel) to roll oneself
g. (Hiphil) to roll away

Strong's Definitions

galal, gaw-lal'; a primitive root; to roll (literally or figuratively): — commit, remove, roll (away, down, together), run down, seek occasion, trust, wallow.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And thither were all the flocks gathered: and they H1556ed the stone from the well's mouth, and watered the sheep, and put the stone again upon the well's mouth in his place.


And they said, We cannot, until all the flocks be gathered together, and till they H1556 the stone from the well's mouth; then we water the sheep.


And it came to pass, when Jacob saw Rachel the daughter of Laban his mother's brother, and the sheep of Laban his mother's brother, that Jacob went near, and H1556ed the stone from the well's mouth, and watered the flock of Laban his mother's brother.


And the men were afraid, because they were brought into Joseph's house; and they said, Because of the money that was returned in our sacks at the first time are we brought in; that he may H1556 H1556 against us, and fall upon us, and take us for bondmen, and our asses.


And the LORD said unto Joshua, This day have I H1556ed away the reproach of Egypt from off you. Wherefore the name of the place is called Gilgal unto this day.


And Joshua said, H1556 great stones upon the mouth of the cave, and set men by it for to keep them:


Then they told Saul, saying, Behold, the people sin against the LORD, in that they eat with the blood. And he said, Ye have transgressed: H1556 a great stone unto me this day.


And Amasa H1556ed in blood in the midst of the highway. And when the man saw that all the people stood still, he H1556d Amasa out of the highway into the field, and cast a cloth upon him, when he saw that every one that came by him stood still.


They came upon me as a wide breaking in of waters: in the desolation they H1556ed themselves upon me.


He H1556ed on the LORD that he would deliver him: let him deliver him, seeing he delighted in him.