Word Summary
Gebal: a region South of the Dead Sea
Original Word: גְּבָל
Transliteration: Gebal
Phonetic Spelling: (gheb-awl')
Part of Speech: Proper Name Location
Short Definition: a region South of the Dead Sea
Meaning: Gebal -- a region South of the Dead Sea
Strong's Concordance

The same as Gbal; Gebal, a region in Idumaea -- Gebal.

see HEBREW Gbal


H1381. Gebal

גְּבָלproper name, of a location (= Arabic , Γεβαληνη) mountainous region south of Dead Sea, ᵑ7‎ Seir, compare JosAnt, ii. 1, 2; ix. 9, 1; Psalm 83:8 ועמלק ועמון גבָל‎; — modern Jibâl; Seetzen:ii. 357 BurckhTravels 401 RobBR ii. 154.

גבן‎ (probably be curved, contracted, coagulated; Syriac Pa`el coagulate; Arabic is be timid, perhaps from shrinking, cowering).