APPENDIX
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Animals of Genesis

Compared to Other Biblical Uses


 English
 Name
Verses
Hebrew
Name
Literal Meaning
Other
Uses
Moving creature 20 Sherets Swarming creature 0
Fowl
20, 21, 22, 26
Oph
Fowl
61
Winged
21
Kanaph
Winged
78
Whale
21
Tannin
Sea monster
(Job 7:12; Ezek. 32:2
3
Creature that moveth
21, 24
Nephesh
Breathing creature
8
Cattle
24, 25, 36
Behemah
Cattle, Beast
51
Creeping
thing
24, 25, 26
Remes
Creeping creature
(Gen. 9:3)
16
Beast
24, 25, 30
Chaiyah,
Cheva
A living creature
114
Fish
26, 28
Dagah
Fish
33
Behemoth
Job 40:15
Behemoth
Enlarged form
behemah
0
Leviathan
Job 41:1
Livyathan
Great water animal
(Psalm 104:26)
3

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07/05/2007