- the name of several places in ancient Palestine, especially a site near Jericho where the Israelites encamped after crossing the Jordan. Josh. 4:19–24.
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Examples from the Web for gilgal
So when Joshua came to Gilgal, he divided all these spoils among the soldiers.The Antiquities of the Jews
Hitherto it had remained at Gilgal, the headquarters and dept of the nation.The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Joshua
William Garden Blaikie
All the adults in the congregation of Gilgal stood up as one man.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume II (of 3)
Charles James Wills
After Samuel had departed from Gilgal, Saul found it useless to remain there.
After this scene in Gilgal, the king and the prophet avoided each other.