What is a…
also known as: Gitti
A Gittite (or Gitti) is a native of the Philistine city of Gath (Josh. 13:3)
The man Obed-edom, in whose house the ark of the covenant was temporarily placed, was a Gittite (2 Sam. 6:10).
The man Goliath, killed by David, was also a Gittite.
In later days, 600 Gittites came from Gath into Israel with David (15:18-19).
Article Version: September 26, 2017