An event recorded in Genesis 7 and 8. (See DELUGE
.) In Joshua 24:2,3,14,15, the word "flood" (RSV, "river") means the river Euphrates. In Psalms 66:6, this word refers to the river Jordan.
These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for 'Flood'". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".