- this week

Gender: M Meaning of Gilead: "a camel hump" Origin of Gilead: Hebrew

Like Bethany and Shiloh, a meaningful biblical place-name.

Lists containing Gilead:

See All List Categories

Famous People Named Gilead

Gilead, grandson of Manasseh, great-grandson of Joseph (1 Chr. 7:14)

Pop Culture References for the name Gilead

"Gilead," novel by Marilynne Robinson
Gilead, dystopian society in "The Handmaid's Tale" by Margaret Atwood

Giladi, Gilad