Parts of Speech

n m constr (with prep)

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1556

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 352

KJV Translation Count — 10x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: because (4), ... sake (4), because of thee (1), for (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. on account of, for the sake of

Strong's Definitions

galal, gaw-lawl'; from 1556; a circumstance (as rolled around); only used adverbially, on account of: — because of, for (sake).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Say, I pray H1558, thou art my sister: that it may be well with me H1558 thy H1558; and my soul shall live H1558 H1558 H1558.


And Laban said unto him, I pray H1558, if I have found favour in thine eyes, tarry: H1558 I have learned by experience that the LORD hath blessed me H1558 thy H1558.


And it came to pass from the time that he had made him overseer in his house, and over all that he had, that the LORD blessed the Egyptian's house H1558 Joseph's H1558; and the blessing H1558 the LORD was upon all that he had in the house, and in the field.


Also the LORD was angry with me H1558 your H1558s, saying, Thou also shalt not go in thither.


Thou shalt surely give him, and thine heart shall not be grieved when thou givest unto him: H1558 that H1558 this thing the LORD thy God shall bless H1558 in all thy works, and in all that thou puttest thine hand unto.


H1558 all that do these things are an abomination unto the LORD: and H1558 H1558 these abominations the LORD thy God doth drive them out from beH1558e H1558.


And he shall give Israel up H1558 H1558 the sins H1558 Jeroboam, who did sin, and who made Israel to sin.


H1558 the LORD H1558 hosts, that planted H1558, hath pronounced evil against H1558, H1558 the evil H1558 the house H1558 Israel and H1558 the house H1558 Judah, which they have done against themselves to provoke me to anger in H1558fering incense unto Baal.


And I will cause them to be removed into all kingdoms H1558 the earth, H1558 H1558 Manasseh the son H1558 Hezekiah king H1558 Judah, H1558 that which he did in Jerusalem.


ThereH1558e shall Zion H1558 your H1558 be plowed as a field, and Jerusalem shall become heaps, and the mountain H1558 the house as the high places H1558 the H1558est.