Tired of seeing ads while studying? Now you can enjoy an "Ads Free" version of the site for as little as 10¢ a day.
Click here to get started today!
Holman Bible Dictionary
(gal' lihm) Place name meaning, “piles.” Village near Anathoth in tribal territory of Benjamin. Saul gave his daughter Michal as wife to a citizen of Gallim after taking her away from David (1 Samuel 25:44
; compare 2 Samuel 3:14-15
). See Isaiah 10:30
). It may be modern khirbet Kakul, northwest of Anathoth or even further to the northwest just south of Ramah at khirbet Ercha.
These dictionary topics are from the Holman Bible Dictionary, published by Broadman & Holman, 1991. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Broadman & Holman.
Butler, Trent C. Editor. Entry for 'Gallim'. Holman Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/hbd/g/gallim.html. 1991.