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Gamul meaning

גמול
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🔼The name Gamul in the Bible

The name Gamul occurs only once in the Bible. Gamul is one of the descendants of Eleazar and Ithamar, the two surviving sons of Aaron, who were assigned priestly duties at the end of the reign of David (1 Chronicles 24:17).

🔼Etymology of the name Gamul

The name Gamul comes from the verb גמל (gamal), meaning to invest:

🔼Gamul meaning

For a meaning of the name Gamul, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Rewarded and BDB Theological Dictionary has Weaned. Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names appears to have skipped this name but for the identical gamul-part of the name Beth-gamul, Jones reads Recompensed.

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