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Osprey
Heb. 'ozniyyah, an unclean bird according to the Mosaic law (Lev. 11:13; Deut. 14:12); the fish-eating eagle (Pandion haliaetus); one of the lesser eagles. But the Hebrew word may be taken to denote the short-toed eagle (Circaetus gallicus of Southern Europe), one of the most abundant of the eagle tribe found in Israel. Bibliography Information
Easton, Matthew George. M.A., D.D., "Biblical Meaning for 'osprey' Eastons Bible Dictionary".
bible-history.com - Eastons; 1897.

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