- an ancient city in Palestine, near the Mediterranean: now an archaeological site in Israel.
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Examples from the Web for gerar
Like him, also, he renewed relations with Abmelech of Gerar.
Now, it is manifest that Isaac was not really happy in Gerar.
Isaac dwells in Gerar and Jacob steals his brother's birthright, chs.The Bible Period by Period
Josiah Blake Tidwell
When Abraham came to Gerar, and saw a bad land, he said, sure the fear of God was not in that place.The Anatomy of Melancholy
So long as Isaac continued in Gerar, there was nothing but strife and contention.