🔼The name Giah in the Bible
🔼Etymology of the name Giah
The name Giah comes from the root-verb גיח (giah), meaning to burst forth:
For a meaning of the name Giah, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Waterfall, and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names proposes Breaking Forth, "i.e. of a fountain". BDB Theological Dictionary reads "from A Spring" but adds a question mark to indicate that nothing is certain.