loathing, the son of Ebed, in whom the Shechemites "placed their
confidence" when they became discontented with Abimelech. He
headed the revolution, and led out the men of Shechem against
Abimelech; but was defeated, and fled to his own home (Judg.
9:26-46). We hear no more of him after this battle.
Bibliography Information Easton, Matthew George. M.A., D.D., "Biblical Meaning for 'gaal' Eastons Bible Dictionary". bible-history.com - Eastons; 1897.