Seventh son of Jacob, by his wife's handmaid Zilpah. (proper-noun)
One of the Israelite tribes, descended from Gad. (proper-noun)
A male given name (proper-noun)
Examples of word Gad
As to the name Gad, this passage is variously expounded by commentators.
And Leah said: Good Luck! and she called his name Gad (Luck).
The name Gad's (Vagabond's) Hill is a survival of the time when the depredations of highwaymen upon "pilgrims going to Canterbury with rich offerings and traders riding to London with fat purses" gave to this spot the ill repute it had in Shakespeare's day; it was here he located
Thus in Genesis chapter 30 verse 11: And Leah said, A troop cometh, and she called his name Gad; etc.etc. etc.
I was a child there, in the house they call Gad's Hill Place.