Meaning of Gilead

Gil•e•ad

Pronunciation: (gil'ē-ud), [key]
— n.
  1. a district of ancient Palestine, E of the Jordan River, in present N Jordan.
  2. a mountain in NW Jordan. 3596 ft. (1096 m).
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