Word Summary
gabal: to bound, border
Original Word: גָּבַל
Transliteration: gabal
Phonetic Spelling: (gaw-bal')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to bound, border
Meaning: to twist as a, rope, to bound
Strong's Concordance
be border, set bounds about

A primitive root; properly, to twist as a rope; only (as a denominative from gbuwl) to bound (as by a line) -- be border, set (bounds about).

see HEBREW gbuwl


H1379. gabal

גָּבַלverb denominative bound, border —

Qal Perfect גָָּֽבְּלוּDeuteronomy 19:14; Imperfect3masculine singular יִגְבּוֺלJoshua 18:20, 3feminine singular תִּגְבָּלֿZechariah 9:2; — bound, border, with accusative Joshua 18:20 (P); with בְּborder upon, adjoin Zechariah 9:2; transitive set bounds Deuteronomy 10:14 (with accusative of congnate meaning with verb).

Hiph`il Perfect2masculine singular set bounds for, with accusative וְהִגְבַּלְתָּ֫Exodus 19:12; Imperative id. הַגְבֵּל19:23 (both J E), + Participle מַגְבִּילEzekiel 47:18 ᵑ9 ᵑ6 ᵐ5‎ Co.