Dictionary.com

Zilpah

[ zil-puh ]
/ ˈzɪl pə /
Save This Word!

noun
the mother of Gad and Asher. Genesis 30:10–13.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of Zilpah

From Hebrew Zilpāh, possibly “short-nosed”
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Zilpah in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for Zilpah

Zilpah
/ (ˈzɪlpə) /

noun
Old Testament Leah's maidservant, who bore Gad and Asher to Jacob (Genesis 30:10–13)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK