Definitions for calebˈkeɪ ləb
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a Hebrew leader, sent as a spy into the land of Canaan. Num. 13:6.
An Israelite who entered Canaan with Joshua.
first used by Puritans.
Origin: From כלב (kéleb), dog (possibly referring to the dog’s unconditional devotion to his lord).
Caleb, sometimes transliterated Kaleb is a figure who appears in the Bible as a representative of Judah. A reference to him may also be found in the Quran, although his name is not mentioned.
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