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Gender Masculine
Scripts גָּלְיָת(Ancient Hebrew) Γολιαθ(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. gə-LIE-əth(English)
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Meaning & History

From Hebrew גָּלְיָת (Golyat), possibly derived from גָּלָה (galah) meaning "uncover, reveal". This is the name of the giant Philistine who is slain by David in the Old Testament.
Other Languages & CulturesGolyat(Biblical Hebrew)


David defeats Goliath, by Gustave Doré (1866)David defeats Goliath, by Gustave Doré (1866)


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