Gilead (disambiguation)

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Gilead (Hebrew: גלעד‎) is the name of three persons and two places in the Bible.

Gilead may also refer to:



United States[edit]

People with the name[edit]

Arts and entertainment[edit]

  • Gil'ead, a city in the kingdom of Alagaësia in Christopher Paolini's novel Eragon
  • Gilead, the fictional birthplace of Roland Deschain in Stephen King's The Dark Tower series of novels
  • Republic of Gilead, the fictional theocratic nation in Margaret Atwood's dystopian novel The Handmaid's Tale
  • Gilead (novel), a 2004 novel by Marilynne Robinson
  • Gilead, a novelette by Zenna Henderson in her Ingathering series

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