Definition of "gilead" []

  • A historic mountainous region east of the River Jordan, rising over 1200 m (4000 ft) (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "gilead" in a sentence
  • "Senator Peter Fitzgerald arranged for Patrick Fitzgerald to become US Attorney and everything changed – corrupt politicos, Democrats and Republicans, were routed. gilead Says:"
  • "A cycle of violence ensues, resulting in the slaughter of many Benjaminite men, women, and children (20: 35 – 48), the slaughter of most of the inhabitants of the city of Jabesh-gilead (21: 8 – 12), and the kidnapping of young women at Shiloh (21: 15 – 24)."
  • "They came to Jabesh-gilead, where they found the bones of Saul and his son Jonathan, placed them in a coffin and recrossed the Jordan."