Given Name GILEAD

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: גִּלְעָד (Ancient Hebrew)

Meaning & History

From an Old Testament place name meaning "monument of testimony" 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.

Categories

biblical, biblical places, place names
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Gilad (Biblical Hebrew), Gilad (Hebrew)