Definition of Gideon in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɡɪdɪən/
1(In the Bible) an Israelite leader, described in Judges 6:11 ff.
2A member of Gideons International.
Example sentences
  • He is a member of the well-known Bible-distributing organization, the Gideons.
  • The Gideons provide Bibles, in about 70 languages, for schools and hotels all over the world.
  • In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Gideons or to a charity of one's choice.

Words that rhyme with Gideon

ascidian, Derridean, Dravidian, enchiridion, Euclidean, Floridian, Lydian, meridian, Numidian, obsidian, Pisidian, quotidian, viridian
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