Gilead

geographical name
Gil·​e·​ad | \ ˈgi-lē-əd How to pronounce Gilead (audio) \

Definition of Gilead

mountainous region of ancient Palestine east of the Jordan River; now in Jordan

Other Words from Gilead

Gileadite \ ˈgi-​lē-​ə-​ˌdīt How to pronounce Gilead (audio) \ noun

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“Gilead.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gilead. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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