a name applied to the land of Israel or Jerusalem, possibly as denoting their future prosperity. Isa. 62:4.Compare Hephzibah(def 2).
a female given name.

Origin of Beulah

From the Hebrew word bəʾūlāh literally, married woman Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for beulah



Old Testament the land of Israel (Isaiah 62:4)

Word Origin for Beulah

Hebrew, literally: married woman

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Word Origin and History for beulah


fem. proper name, from Hebrew be'ulah "married woman," fem. past participle of ba'al "he married" (see baal).

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