gad: Meaning and Definition of
— v., n. gad•ded, gad•ding,
- to move restlessly or aimlessly from one place to another: to gad about.
- the act of gadding.
- a goad for driving cattle.
- a pointed mining tool for breaking up rock, coal, etc.
- (used as a mild oath.)
- a son of Zilpah. Gen. 30:11.
- one of the twelve tribes of Israel, traditionally descended from him.
- a Hebrew prophet and chronicler of the court of David. II Sam. 24:11–19.
- gad (Thesaurus)