a height, a city of the Philistines in the territory of Dan, given to the Kohathites (Josh. 19:44; 21:23). Nadab the king of Israel, while besieging it, was slain under its walls by Baasha, one of his own officers (1 Kings 15:27). It was in the possession of the Philistines after the secession of the ten tribes (2 Chr. 11:13, 14).
[jib-it] /ˈdʒɪb ɪt/ noun 1. a gallows with a projecting arm at the top, from which the bodies of criminals were formerly hung in chains and left suspended after execution. verb (used with object), gibbeted, gibbeting. 2. to hang on a gibbet. 3. to put to death by hanging on a gibbet. 4. to hold […]
[gib-uh l-gab-uh l] /ˈgɪb əlˌgæb əl/ noun 1. senseless chatter. verb (used without object), gibble-gabbled, gibble-gabbling. 2. to engage in gibble-gabble.
- Gib board
noun 1. (NZ, informal) short for Gibraltar board
[gib-uh n] /ˈgɪb ən/ noun 1. any small, slender, long-armed arboreal anthropoid ape of the genus Hylobates, of the East Indies and southern Asia: all gibbon species are reduced in number and some are very rare. [gib-uh n] /ˈgɪb ən/ noun 1. Edward, 1737–94, English historian. /ˈɡɪbən/ noun 1. any small agile arboreal anthropoid ape […]