corner graphic   Hi,    
Finding the new version too difficult to understand? Go to

Bible Dictionaries

Holman Bible Dictionary


Resource Toolbox
Additional Links
(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.

Map of Location

Copyright Statement
These dictionary topics are from the Holman Bible Dictionary, published by Broadman & Holman, 1991. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Broadman & Holman.

Bibliography Information
Butler, Trent C. Editor. Entry for 'Gallim'. Holman Bible Dictionary. 1991.

Lectionary Calendar
Sunday, October 25th, 2020
the Week of Proper 25 / Ordinary 30
Search for…
Enter query in the box:
Choose a letter to browse:
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M 
N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  Y  Z 

Prev Entry
Next Entry
To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology