And Leah said, A troop cometh: and she
called his name Gad
And the sons of
, and Haggi, Shuni, and Ezbon
, Eri, and Arodi
, and Areli.
Now the children
of Reuben and the children of Gad had a very great multitude of cattle: and when they saw the land of Jazer
, and the land of Gilead, that, behold, the place
] a place for cattle; ... And Nobah went and took Kenath, and the villages thereof, and called it Nobah, after his own name.
And of Gad he said, Blessed
] he that enlargeth Gad: he dwelleth
as a lion, and teareth
the arm with the crown of the head. ... And he provided the first part
for himself, because there, [in
] a portion
of the lawgiver, [was he
; and he came with the heads of the people, he executed the justice of the LORD, and his judgments with Israel.
With whom the Reubenites and the Gadites have received their inheritance, which Moses gave
them, beyond Jordan eastward, [even
] as Moses the servant of the LORD gave them;
And after Abimelech there arose to defend
Israel Tola the son of Puah, the son of Dodo, a man of Issachar; and he dwelt in Shamir in mount Ephraim. ... [That
] the daughters of Israel went yearly
to lament the daughter of Jephthah the Gileadite four days
in a year.
1 Chronicles 3:18
Malchiram also, and Pedaiah, and Shenazar, Jecamiah, Hoshama, and Nedabiah. ... And the sons of Shechaniah; Shemaiah: and the sons of Shemaiah; Hattush
, and Igeal, and Bariah, and Neariah, and Shaphat, six
1 Chronicles 5:11
And the children
of Gad dwelt over against them, in the land
of Bashan unto Salchah: ... For there fell down many slain, because the war
] of God. And they dwelt in their steads until the captivity
1 Chronicles 5:26
And the God of Israel stirred up
the spirit of Pul
king of Assyria, and the spirit of Tilgathpilneser king of Assyria, and he carried them away, even the Reubenites, and the Gadites, and the half tribe of Manasseh, and brought them unto Halah, and Habor, and Hara, and to the river Gozan, unto this day.