Definitions for davidˈdeɪ vɪd for 1, 2 ; Fr. daˈvid for 3
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Da•vidˈdeɪ vɪd for 1, 2 ; Fr. daˈvid for 3(n.)
died c970 b .c ., the second king of Israel, reigned c1010–c970, successor to Saul.
Category: Ancient History, Bible
Saint,a .d . c510–601?, Welsh bishop: patron saint of Wales.
Jacques Louis, 1748–1825, French painter.
David, Saint David, St. David(noun)
patron saint of Wales (circa 520-600)
David, Jacques Louis David(noun)
French neoclassical painter who actively supported the French Revolution (1748-1825)
(Old Testament) the 2nd king of the Israelites; as a young shepherd he fought Goliath (a giant Philistine warrior) and killed him by hitting him in the head with a stone flung from a sling; he united Israel with Jerusalem as its capital; many of the Psalms are attributed to David (circa 1000-962 BC)
The second king of Judah and Israel, the successor of Saul.
common in Wales.
Origin: From the Greek Δαυίδ from the דּוד, meaning "beloved".