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Scriptsגִּלְעָד Ancient Hebrew

Meaning & History

From an Old Testament place name meaning "heap of witness" in Hebrew. This was a mountainous region east of the Jordan River. Besides being a place name, it is also borne by people in the Bible.
Other Languages & CulturesGilad Biblical Hebrew Gilad Hebrew

Categories

biblical, biblical places, place names
Entry updated May 31, 2018   Contribute