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

Gilead Origin and Meaning

The name Gilead is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "a camel hump".

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

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Pop Culture References for the name Gilead

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GenEric Says:


No way!

Ruanne Says:


Blessed be the fruit.

cabosanmucus Says:


"There is a balm in Gilead" is what I will only hear.

esita Says:


Anyone who's read The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood would know why this is a terrible choice.