Word Summary
Gdalyah: "Yah is great", three Israelites
Original Word: גְּדַּלְיָה
Transliteration: Gdalyah
Phonetic Spelling: (ghed-al-yaw')
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Short Definition: "Yah is great", three Israelites
Meaning: Gedaliah -- "Yah is great", three Israelites
Strong's Concordance

Or (prolonged) Gdalyahuw {ghed-al-yaw'- hoo}; from gadal and Yahh; Jah has become great; Gedaljah, the name of five Israelites -- Gedaliah.

see HEBREW gadal

see HEBREW Yahh


H1436. Gdalyah

גְּדַלְיָהproper name, masculine (Yah is great) —

1 governor of Judea appointed by Nebuchadnezzar Jeremiah 40:5, 8; 41:16.

2 son of Amariah, a son of Hezekiah Zephaniah 1:1.

3 priest of the sons of Jeshua Ezra 10:18.

גְּדַלְיָ֫הוּproper name, masculine (Yah(u) is great) —

1 governor of Judea = גדליה2 Kings 25:22-25 Jeremiah 39:14; 40:6-16; Jeremiah 41; 43:6 (24 t.)

2 son of Pashur, one of the chiefs of Jerusalem in the time of Jeremiah Jeremiah 38:1.

3 one of the sons of Jeduthun, in the time of David 1 Chronicles 25:3, 9.