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Gamul
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Gamul
Gamul (גָּמוּל‎, gamul). A leader of one of the 24 priestly families whose time of service was determined by lot in 1 Chr 24:1–19. Gamul received the 22nd lot (1 Chr 24:17).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Gamul (Person)
GAMUL (PERSON) [Heb gāmûl (גָּמוּל)]. A priest who received the 22d position in the priestly order of the Temple during the reign of David (1 Chr 24:17). 1 Chronicles 24 is the only place where Gamul appears in the OT. An evaluation of the historical reliability of his appearance therefore depends
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Gamul
Gamul gāʹməl [Heb gāmûl]. The head of the twenty-second of the twenty-four divisions of priests inaugurated by David (1 Ch. 24:17).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Gamul
GAMUL. A chief of the Levites, who was chosen as head of the 22nd course of the priests when David organized them into 24 divisions (1 Chr 24:17).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Gamul
Gamul (Heb. gāmûl)A priest and leader of the 22nd division of the priesthood during the time of David (1 Chr. 24:17).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Gamul
Gamul [gāˊməl] (Heb. gāmûl “weaned” or “benefited” [?]). A priest and leader of the twenty-second division of the priesthood during the time of David (1 Chr. 24:17).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Gamul
Ga´mul (weaned), a priest, the leader of the twenty-second course in the service of the sanctuary. 1 Chron. 24:17. (b.c. 535.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Gamul
GA´MUL (gaʹmul; “rewarded”). The chief of the twenty-second division of priests, among whom the services of the sanctuary were distributed by lot in the time of David (1 Chron. 24:17), after 1000 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Gamul
GAMUL [GAY mool] — a descendant of Aaron and a chief of the Levites (1 Chr. 24:17).