ALLOTMENT (גּוֹרָל, H1598, lot which is cast; מַחֲלֹ֫קֶת, H4713, share of property), RSV only; KJV, ASV equivalents; lot, division. A share of land, distributed by Lot (q.v.).


J. Pedersen, Israel, Its Life and Culture (1926), I:81-96; J. T. E. Renner, A Study of the Word Goral in the OT (1958); AIs, 164-169.