🔼The name Beth-gamul in the Bible
🔼Etymology of the name Beth-gamul
The name Beth-gamul consists of two elements. The first part is identical to the common Hebrew word בית (bayit) meaning house:
The second part of our name comes from the verb גמל (gamal), which appears to be an economical term having to do with investing:
For a meaning of the name Beth-gamul, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads House Of Recompense, Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names has House Of The Recompensed and BDB Theological Dictionary proposes Place Of Recompense.