Parts of Speech

TWOT number 356

Root Word (Etymology)

probably from 1567

KJV Translation Count — 134x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Gilead (101), Ramothgilead 7433 (18), Jabeshgilead 3003 (12), Gileadites (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

ilead = "rocky region"
n pr loc
1. a mountainous region bounded on the west by the Jordan, on the north by Bashan, on the east by the Arabian plateau, and on the south by Moab and Ammon; sometimes called 'Mount Gilead' or the 'land of Gilead' or just 'Gilead'. Divided into north and south Gilead
2. a city (with prefix 'Jabesh')
3. the people of the region
n pr m
4. son of Machir and grandson of Manasseh
5. father of Jephthah
6. a Gadite

Strong's Definitions

Gil`ad, ghil-awd'; probably from 1567; Gilad, a region East of the Jordan; also the name of three Israelites: — Gilead, Gileadite.

Concordance Results Using KJV

So he fled with all that he had; and he rose up, and passed over the river, and set his face toward the mount H1568.


And he took his brethren with him, and pursued after him seven days' journey; and they overtook him in the mount H1568.


Then Laban overtook Jacob. Now Jacob had pitched his tent in the mount: and Laban with his brethren pitched in the mount of H1568.


And they sat down to eat bread: and they lifted up their eyes and looked, and, behold, a company of Ishmeelites came from H1568 with their camels bearing spicery and balm and myrrh, going to carry it down to Egypt.


Of the sons of Manasseh: of Machir, the family of the Machirites: and Machir begat H1568: of H1568 come the family of the H1568ites.


These are the sons of H1568: of Jeezer, the family of the Jeezerites: of Helek, the family of the Helekites:


Then came the daughters of Zelophehad, the son of Hepher, the son of H1568, the son of Machir, the son of Manasseh, of the families of Manasseh the son of Joseph: and these are the names of his daughters; Mahlah, Noah, and Hoglah, and Milcah, and Tirzah.


Now the children of Reuben and the children of Gad had a very great multitude of cattle: and when they saw the land of Jazer, and the land of H1568, that, behold, the place was a place for cattle;


Our little ones, our wives, our flocks, and all our cattle, shall be there in the cities of H1568:


And Moses said unto them, If the children of Gad and the children of Reuben will pass with you over Jordan, every man armed to battle, before the LORD, and the land shall be subdued before you; then ye shall give them the land of H1568 for a possession: