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Cow
        A cow and her calf were not to be killed on the same day (Lev.
        22:28; Ex. 23:19; Deut. 22:6, 7). The reason for this enactment
        is not given. A state of great poverty is described in the words
        of Isa. 7:21-25, where, instead of possessing great resources, a
        man shall depend for the subsistence of himself and his family
        on what a single cow and two sheep could yield.
Bibliography Information
Easton, Matthew George. M.A., D.D., "Biblical Meaning for 'Cow' Eastons Bible Dictionary".
bible-history.com - Eastons; 1897.

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