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Gad Name Meaning

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Meaning of Gad

Jacob’s Son

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Variant is Gadi. In the Old Testament Gad was the first son of Jacob by Leah's slave-girl Zilpah, and the ancestor of one of the twelve tribes of the Israelites Variant is Gadi. In the Old Testament Gad was the first son of Jacob by Leah's slave-girl Zilpah, and the ancestor of one of the twelve tribes of the Israelites Variant is Gadi. In the Old Testament Gad was the first son of Jacob by Leah's slave-girl Zilpah, and the ancestor of one of the twelve tribes of the Israelites
Gad also appears in following countries/origins/languages: Biblical, Australian, French, German, Hebrew
Famous Name Gad
Gad Barzilai
is a scholar of political science and law, famous for his work on the politics of law, human rights and communities. He is a professor of law, societies and justice, and international studies at University of Washington. In the past he was a professor of political science and law at Tel Aviv University where he served as its Co-Founder and Co-Director of the Law, Society and Politics Program.
Gottlieb Gad
was a Danish publisher and bookseller who, in 1855, founded what became one of Denmark's largest publishing companies, Gads Forlag (English: Gad's Publishing Company). Gad was affiliated with the University of Copenhagen and in 1882 he was appointed university bookseller. He was an important factor in the publication of Nordisk Konversationsleksikon (Nordisk Conversations-Lexikon) (English: Nordic Encyclopedia) and the Danish author J.P. Trap's well-known series of topographical handbooks. The company specialised in theology, law and history, as well as university textbooks and non-fiction, including Ugeskrift for Retsvæsen (English: Weekly Journal of Jurisprudence) and Danmarks Statistik (English: Denmark's Statistics). In 1897, the Danish architect Vilhelm Klein designed a new office for the company, which was built on Vimmelskaftet street in Copenhagen.
 
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