GIRL gurl: Twice in the Old Testament as the rendering of yaldah (Joel 3:3; Zechariah 8:5), in both cases in association with boys. Same word rendered "damsel" in Genesis 34:4. See DAUGHTER; MAID, MAIDEN. Copyright Statement These files are public domain. Bibliography Information Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'GIRL'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.