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Behemoth
(Job 40:15-24). Some have supposed this to be an Egyptian word meaning a "water-ox." The Revised Version has here in the margin "hippopotamus," which is probably the correct rendering of the word. The word occurs frequently in Scripture, but, except here, always as a common name, and translated "beast" or "cattle." Bibliography Information
Easton, Matthew George. M.A., D.D., "Biblical Meaning for 'behemoth' Eastons Bible Dictionary".
bible-history.com - Eastons; 1897.

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