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Gad – גָּד – GAD


Stone: Jacinth

Attribute: Yahweh’s Name and Authority

Strong's H1410 - Gad – גָּד - From גּוּד (H1464) –


Gad = "troop"

seventh son of Jacob by Zilpah, Leah's handmaid, and full brother of Asher.

the tribe descended from Gad

a prophet during the time of David; appears to have joined David when in the hold; reappears in connection with the punishment for taking a census; also assisted in the arrangements for the musical service of the "house of God


Gen 30:9 KJV - When Leah saw that she had left bearing, she took Zilpah her maid, and gave her Jacob to wife.


Gen 30:10 KJV - And Zilpah Leah's maid bare Jacob a son.


Gen 30:11 KJV - And Leah said, A troop cometh: and she called his name Gad.

Gen 49:1 KJV - And Jacob called unto his sons, and said, Gather yourselves together, that I may tell you that which shall befall you in the last days.

Gen 49:2 KJV - Gather yourselves together, and hear, ye sons of Jacob; and hearken unto Israel your father.

Gen 49:21 KJV - Naphtali is a hind let loose: he giveth goodly words.

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