Gileadite Leaders
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Gileadites (גִּלְעָדִי‎, gil'adiy). The inhabitants of Gilead, many of whom were part of the half-tribe of Manasseh (Num 26:29; Judg 10:3).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
GILEADITE Name given to Israelites from the two and a half Transjordanian tribes. See Gilead (Place) #1; Gilead (Person) #1, #2.GILGAL
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
GILEADITES. When the Heb. tribes arrived in region E of the Jordan, Manasseh, Gad, and Reuben elected to take possession of that territory because they found it suitable for their flocks. Manasseh occupied the N, Gad the central, and Reuben the southern sector as far as the Arnon River. The exact borders
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Gile-adites the
Gil´e-adites, The, Num. 26:29; Judges 10:3; 12:4, 5, a branch of the tribe of Manasseh, descended from Gilead.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Gileadites, the
GIL´EADITES, THE (Num. 26:29; Judg. 12:4–5). A branch of the tribe of Manasseh, descended from Gilead. There appears to have been a long-standing feud between them and the Ephraimites, who taunted them with being deserters. See Judg. 12:4, “And the men of Gilead defeated Ephraim, because they said, ‘You
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
GILEADITES [GILL ee ad ites] — descendants of Gilead (Num. 26:29; Judg. 10:3; 11:1, 40).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
GILEADITES<gil’-e-ad-its>:1. A branch of the tribe of Manasseh (Nu 26:29).2. Natives of the district of Gilead (Jdg 10:3; 11:1, etc.).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
GILEADITES, gilʹē̇-ad-īts:(1) A branch of the tribe of Manasseh (Nu 26:29).(2) Natives of the district of Gilead (Jgs 10:3; 11:1, etc).
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
GILEAD, GILEADITES gil´ee-uhd, gil´ee-uh-dit [גִּלְעָדgilʿadh, גִּלְעָדִיgilʿadhi]. The name of three individuals in the OT, a tribal designation for the inhabitants of the territory of Gilead (Gileadites, Gadites), and a place centrally located east of the Jordan between the river Yarmuk and the Dead
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