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Prov. xix, 12. The king's wrath | without number, whose teeth are of lions, them, their children, and is as the roaring of a lion; but his the teeth of a lion, and he hath their wives; and the lions had the favour 1s as dew upon the grass. the cheek teeth of a great lion. mastery of them, and brake all Prov. xx, 2. The fear of a king

Amos li. 4. 8. 12. Will a lion their bones in pieces or ever they is as the roaring of a lion: whoso roar in the forest, when he hath | came at the bottom of the den. provoketh him to anger sinneth

no prey? will a young lion cry out (See under Miracle.) against his own soul.

of his den, if he have taken noth

ing? The lion hath roared, who LEVIATHAN OR CROCODILE. Prov. XXX, 30. A lion which is

will not fear? the Lord God hath strongest among beasts, and turn

BULK AND APPEARANCE. spoken, who can but prophesy? eth not away for any.

Job xli, 31, 82, 18-21. 11. He Thus saith the LORD; As the shep18a. v, 29. Their roaring shall herd taketh out of the mouth of

maketh the deep to boil like a be like a lion, they shall roar like

pot: be maketh the sea like a pot the lion two legs, or a piece of an young lions: yea, they shall roar,

of ointment. He maketh a path ear; so shall the children of Israel and lay hold of the prey, and shall

to shine after him; one would be taken out that dwell in Sacarry it away safe, and none shall maria in the corner of a bed, and

think the deep to be hoary. By deliver it.

his neesings a light doth shine, in Damascus in a couch.

and his eyes are like the eyelids Isa, xxi. 8. And he cried, A lion: Micah v. 8. And the remnant of of the morning. Out of his mouth My lord, I stand continually upon Jacob shall be among the Gentiles go burning lamps, and sparks of the watchtower in the daytime,

| in the midst of many people as a fire leap out. Out of his nostrils and I am set in my ward whole

lion among the beasts of the forest, I goeth smoke, as out of a seething nights.

as a young lion among the flocks pot or caldron. His breath kind. Isa. xxxviii, 13. I reckoned till of sheep: who, if he go through, leth coals, and a flame goeth out morning, that, as a lion, so will he | both treadeth down, and teareth of his mouth. Who hath preventbreak all my bones: from day crenin pieces, and none can deliver. ed me, that I should repay him to night wilt thou make an end of | Nahum ii, 11-13. Where is the

whatsoever is under the whole me. dwelling of the lions, and the

heaven is mine. Jer. iv, 7. The lion is come up

feeding place of the young lions, from his thicket, and the destroywhere the lion, even the old lion,

IMPENETRABLE SCALES. er of the Gentiles is on his way;

walked, and the lion's whelp, and Job xli, 7, 12-17, 23, 26-30. Canst he is gone forth from his place to

none made them afraid? The lion thou fill his skin with barbed make thy land desolate; and thy

did tear in pieces enough for his irons? or his head with fish spears? cities shall be laid waste, without

whelps, and strangled for his lion- I will not conceal his parts, nor an inhabitant.

esses, and filled his holes with his power, nor his comely proporJer. xii. 8. Mine heritage is unto prey, and his dens with ravin. tion. Who can discover the faco me as a lion in the forest; it crieth Behold, I am against thee, saith of his gairment? or who can come out against me: therefore have I the LORD of hosts, and I will to him with his double bridle? hated it.

burn her chariots in the smoke. Who can open the doors of his Jer. xxv. 38. He hath forsaken and the sword shall devour thy face? his teeth are terrible round his covert, as the lion: for their young lions: and I will cut off thy | about. His scales are his pride. land is desolate because of the prey from the earth, and the voice shut up together as with a close fierceness of the oppressor, and of thy messengers shall no more seal. One is so near to another, because of his fierce anger. be heard.

that no air can come between

them. They are joined one to Jer. xlix, 19. Behold, he shall

2 Tim. iv, 17. Notwithstanding come up like a lion from the swellthe Lord stood with me, and

another, they stick together, that

they cannot be sundered. The ing of Jordan against the habita- strengthened me; that by me the tion of the strong: but I will sud preaching might be fully known,

flakes of his flesh are joined toge

ther: they are firm in themselves; denly make him run away from and that all the Gentiles might

they cannot be moved. | hear; and I was delivered out of

The her: and who is a chosen man,

sword of him that layeth at him that I may appoint over her? for the mouth of the lion.

cannot hold: the spear, the dart, who is like me? and who will ap- 1 Pet. v. 8. Be sober, be vigilant; nor the habergeon. He esteempoint me the time? and who 13 | because your adversary the devil. I eth iron as straw, and brass as that shepherd that will stand be

as a roaring lion, walketh about, rotten wood. The arrow cannot fore me?

seeking whom he may devour. I make him flee: slingstones are Jer. ll. 38. They shall roar to

Rev. iv. 7. And the first beast turned with him into stubble. Kemer uke nons: they shu yeu anae ika'n lion and the second I Darts are counted as stubble: he as lions' whelps.

beast like a calf, and the third laugheth at the shaking of a Ezek. xix, 2, 3, 5, 6. And say, beast had a face as a man, and the Sharp stones are under him: he What is thy mother? A lioness: fourth beast was like a flying spreadeth sharp pointed things she lay down among lions, she eagle.

upon the mire. nourished her whelps among

Rev. v, 5. And one of the elders young lions. And she brought

UNTAMABLE. saith unto me, Weep not: behold, up one of her whelps: it became the Lion of the tribe of Juda, the

Job xli, 1-6,8-10,22, 24, 25, 33, 84. a young lion, and it learned to Root of David, hath prevailed to

Canst thou draw out leviathan catch the prey; it devoured men. open the book, and to loose the

with an hook? or his tongue with Now when she saw that she had seven seals thereof.

a cord which thou lettest down? waited, and her hope was lost,

Canst thou put an hook into his then she took another of her Rev. x, 3. And cried with a loud nose

nose? or bore his jaw through whelps, and made him & young voice, as when a lion roareth; and Javith a thorn? Will he make liort. And he went up and down when he had cried, seven thunders many applications into the among the lions, he became a uttered their voices.

will he speak Soft words unto young lion, and learned to catch Dan, vi. 24. And the king com- thee? Will he make a covenant the prey, and devoured men. manded, and they brought those with thee? wilt thou take hiin

Joel 1. 6. For a nation is come men which had accused Daniel, | for a servant for ever? Wilt thou up upon my land, strong, and I and they cast them into the den play with him as with a bird? or

wilt thou bind him for thy maid- shall come down with them, and horns. I beheld then because of ens? Shall thy companions make the bullocks with the bulls; and the voice of the great words which a banquet of him? shall they part their land shall be soaked with the horn spake: I beheld eren till him among the merchants? Lay blood, and their dust made fat the beast was slain, and his body thine hand upon him, remember with fatness.

destroyed, and given to the burnthe battle, do no more. Behold,

ing flame. As concerning the rest the hope of him is in vain: shall


of the beasts, they had their not one be cast down even at the


dominion taken away: yet their sight of him? None is so fierce

Gen. xlix, 27. Benjamin shall

lives were prolonged for a season that dare stir him up: who then

These creat basata is able to stand before me? In he shall devour the prey, and at is able to stand before me n ravin as a wolf: in the morning and time.

which are four, are four kings, his neck remaineth strength, and night he shall divide the spoil.

which shall arise out of the earth. sorrow is turned into joy before

Jer. v, 6. Wherefore a lion out him. His heart is as firm as a stone; yea, as hard as a piece of of the forest shall slay them, and

HUNTING. the nether malstone. When he a wolf of the evenings shall spoil

Gen. x, 9. He was a mighty them, a leopard shall watch over raiseth up himself, the mighty are

hunter before the LORD: wheretheir cities: every one that goeth afraid: by reason of breakings

fore it is said, Even as Nimrod they purify themselves. Upon out thence shall be torn in pieces:

the mighty hunter beforo tho because their transgressions are earth there is not his like, who is

LORD. many, and their backslidings are made without fear. He behold.

Gen. XXV, 27. And the boy) eth all high things: he is a king increased.

grew: and Esau was a cunning over all the children of pride.

Dzele. xxii. 27. Her princes in hunter, a man of the field; and P3. Ixxiv, 14. Thou brakest ti

the midst thereor are like wolves / Jacob was a plain man, dwelling

ravening the prey, to shed blood, in tente heads of leviathan in pieces, and gavest him to be meat to the peo

and to destroy souls, to get disple inhabiting the wilderness. honest gain.

Gen. xxvil, 3, 5, 30. Now there

foro take, I pray thee, thy wea. P3. civ, 26. There go the ships:

Hab. i, 8. Their horses * * * are

pons, thy quiver and thy bow, and there is that leviathan whom

more fierce than the evening go out to the field, and take me

wolves. * thou hast made to play therein.

some venison; And Rebekah 18a. xxvil, 1. In that day the

1 Matth. vil, 15. Beware of falso heard when Isaac spake to Esau LORD with his sore and great and

prophets, which come to you in his son And Esau went to the strong sword shall punish levi

sheep's clothing, but inwardly field to hunt for venison, and to athan the piercing serpont, even they are rarening wolves.

bring it. And it came to pass, as leviathan that crooked serpent; Matth. x, 16. Behold, I send you

soon as Isaac had made an end of and he shall slay the dragon that forth as sheep in the midst of

blessing Jacob, and Jacob was is in the sea. wolves: be ye therefore wise as yet scarco gone

yet scarce gone out from the
Serpents, and harmless as doves. presence of Isaac his father, that
John x, 12. But he that is an

Esau his brother came in from

his hunting. ITS STRENGTH.

hireling, and not the shepherd, Num. xxiii, 22. God bronght whose own the sheep are not Judges xv, 4, 5. And Samson

went and caught three hundred sceth the wolf coming, and leavthem out of Egypt; he hath as it

foxes, and took firebrands, and eth the sheep, and fleeth: and the were the strength of an unicorn. wolf catcheth them, and scatter

turned tail to tail, and put a fireNum. xxiv, 8. God brought him eth the sheep.

brand in the midst between two forth out of Egypt; he hath as it

tails. And when he had set the were the strength of an unicorn:

Acts xx, 29. For I know this,

brands on fire, he let them go into he shall eat up the nations his that after my departing shall

the standing corn of the Philise enemies, and shall break their grievous wolves enter in among

tines, and burnt up both the shocks, bones, and pierce them through you, not sparing the flock.

and also the standing corn, with with his arrows.

the vineyards and olives. Deut. xxxiii, 17. His glory is like!

PROPHETIC SYMBOLS. 1 Sam. xxiv, 11. Moreover, my the firstling of his bullock, and his Dan, vii, 3-6, 7, 11, 12, 17. And father, see, yea, see the skirt of horns are like the horns of uni-four great beasts came up from thy robe in my hand: for in that I corns: with them he shall push the the sea, diverse one from another. cut off the skirt of thy robe, and people together to the ends of the The first was like a lion, and had killed thee not, know thouand se: earth: and they are the ten thou- eagle's wings: I beheld till the that there is neither evil nor sands of Ephraim, and they are wings thereof were plucked, and transgression in mine hand, and I the thousands of Manasseh. it was listed up from the earth, and have not sinned against thee; yet

Job xxxix. 9. 11. 12. Will the made stand upon the feet as a thou huntest my soul to take it. anicorn be willing to serve thee man, and a man's heart was given

Job x, 16. For it increaseth. or abido by thy crib? Wilt thou

to it. And behold another beast, Thon huntest me as a fierce lion: trust him, because his strength is a second, like to bear, and it and again thou shewest thyself great? or wilt thon leave thy

I raised up itself on one side, and it marvellous upon me. labour to him? Wilt thou believe had three ribs in the mouth of it

Prov. vi, 5. Deliver thyself as a him, that he will bring home thy between the teeth of it: and they

roe from the hand of the hunter, seed, and gather it into thy barn?

said thus unto it, Arise, devour
much fesh. After this I saw in

and as a bird from the hand of tho Ps. xxil, 21. Save me from the

fowler. lion's mouth: for thou hast heard

the night visions, and behold a
fourth beast, dreadful and terrible,

Cant. ii, 15. Take us the foxes, me from the horns of the unicorns.

and strong exceedingly; and it | the little foxes, that spoil the 13. XCU. 10. But my horn shall I bad corent iron teeth. it devunrad l vines: for our Vines NATO tens thon exalt like the horn of an uni and brake in pieces, and stamped grapes. corn: I shall be anointed with

the residue with the feet of it: and l 18a, 11. 20. Thy sons have falntfresh oil.

It was diverse from all the beastsed, they lie at the head of all tho Isa, xxxiv, 7. And the unicorns that were before it: and it had ten streets, as a wild bull in a net; they are full of the fury of the birds round about are against that are left, have I gathered all LORD, the rebuke of thy God. her; côme ye, assemble all the tho earth; and there was nono

Micah vii. 2. The good man is beasts of the field, come to de- that moved the wing, or opened perished out of the earth: and ! But of the earth and vour.

the mouth, or peeped.. there is none upright among men: Exck. xxxix. 17. And, thou son Isa. xvi, 2. For it shall be, that. they all lie in wait for blood; they of man, thus saith the Lord God; as a wandering bird cast out of the hunt every man his brother with Speak unto every feathered fowl | nest, 80 the daughters of Moab a net.

and to every beast of the field, shall be at the fords of Arnon. 2 Pet. ii, 12. But these, as natu Assemble yourselves, and come; Jer. xxii, 23. O inhabitant of ral brute beasts, made to be taken gather yourselves on every side Lebanon, that makest thy nest in and destroyed, speak evil of the to my sacrifice that I do sacrifice the cedars, how gracious shalt things that they understand not; for you, even a great sacrifice up

thou be when pangs come upon and shall utterly perish in their

on the mountains of Israel, that thee, the pain as of a woman in own corruption.

ye may eat flesh, and drink blood. I travail!

Eccies. x. 20. Curse not the king, Obad. 4. Though thou exalt FOWLS.

no not in thy thought; and curse thyzell as the eagle, and though Gen, vii, 3, 14. Of fowls also of not the rich in thy bedchamber:

thou set thy nest among the the air by sevens, the male and

for a bird of the air shall carry the stars, thence will I bring thee

voice, and that which hath wings | down, saith the LORD. the female; to keep seed alive upon the face of all the earth. shall tell the matter.

Hab. ii, 9. Woe to him that ... And every fowl after his I Cant. ii, 12. The fiowers appearl coveteth an evil covetousness to kind, every bird of every sort. on the earth; the time of the his house, that he may set his nest Gen, xl, 17, 19. And in the up

singing of birds is come, and the l on high, that he may be delivered permost basket there was of all

voice of the turile is heard in our from the power of evil! manner of bakemeats for Pharaoh; land.

Matth. xiii, 32. Which indeed is and the birds did eat them out of

the least of all seeds: but when it the basket upon my head. Yet


is grown, it is the greatest among within three days shall Pharaoh

Jer. v. 27. As a cage is full of herbs, and becometh a tree, SO lift up thy head from off thee, and birds, so are their houses full of that the birds of the air come and shall hang theo on a tree; and deceit: therefore they are become lodge in the branches thereof. the birds shall eat thy flesh from great, and waxen rich.

Luke ix, 58. And Jesus said off thee.

Rev. xviii, 2. And he cried

unto him, Foxes have holes, and 1 Sam. xvii. 44. And the Philis-mightily with a strong voice, say

birds of the air have nests; but the tine said to David, Come to me, ing. Babylon the great is fallen,

Son of man hath not where to lay and I will give thy flesh unto the is fallen, and is become the habit

his head. fowls of the air, and to the beastsation of devils, and the hold of of the field. every foul spirit, and a cage of

BAT. 1 Kin. iv, 33. ... He spake every unclean and hateful bird. also of beasts, and of fowl, and of

18a, ii, 20. In that day & man NEST.

shall cast his idols of silver, and creeping things, and of fishes.

Deut. xxil, 6. 7. If a bird's nest his idols of gold, which they made 1 Kin. xiv, 11. · · · And him

chance to be before thee in the each one for himself to worship, to that dieth in the field shall the

way in any tree, or on the ground, the moles and to the bats. fowls of the air eat: for the LORD

uchether they be young ones, or hath spoken it.

s, and the dam sitting upon BITTERN AND CORMORANT. P3. xi, 1. In the LORD put I my the young, or upon the eggs,

Isa. xiv, 23. I will also make it trust: how say ye to my soul, Flee thou shalt not take the dam with as a bird to your mountain?

a possession for the bittern, and the young: But thou shalt in any

pools of water. Ps. 1. 11. I know all the fowls of wise let the dam go, and take

Isa. xxxiv, 11. But the cormorthe monntains. ..

the young to thee; that it may be

. P3. lxxviii, 27. He rained flesh well with thee, and that thouant and the bittern shall possess

it. also upon them as dust, and fea- mayest prolong thy days. thered fowls like as the sand of Job xxix, 18. Then I said, I

Zeph, ii, 14. .. Both the corthe sea. shall die in my nest, and I shall

morant and the bittern shall multiply my days as the sand.

lodge in the upper lintels of Isa. xviii, 6. They shall be left


P3. Ixxxiv, 3. Yea, the sparrow together unto the fowls of the

· mountains, and to the beasts of hath found an honse, and the

DOVE. the earth: and the fowls shall

swallow a nest for herself, where summer upor: them, and all the she may lay her young, eren

LOVELY, MOCRNFUL, AND boasts of the earth shall winter thine altars, O LORD of hosts, my

WEAK, upon them King, and my God.

Gen, viii, 8-12. Also he sent Isa. XXXI, 5. As birds flying, so P3. civ. 12. 17. By them shall forth a dove from him, to see if will the LORD of hosts defend the fowls of the heaven have

the waters were abated from ofl Jefusalem; defending also he will their habitation, which sing

the face of the ground; But the deliver it; and passing over he among the branches. Where the

dove found no rest for the sole of will preserve it. birds make their nests: as for the

her foot, and she returned unto

him into the ark, for the waters stork, the fir trees are her house. Isa. xlvi, 11. Calling a ravenous

were on the face of the whole bird from the cast, the man that Prov. xxvii, 8. As a bird that earth: then he put forth his hand. executeth my counsel from a far wandereth from her nest, so is a and took her, and pulled her in country: yea, I have spoken it, I man that wandereth from his unto him into the ark. And he will also bring it to pass; I have place.

stayed yet other seven days; and purposed it, I will also do it..

Isa, x, 14. And my hand hath again ho sent forth the dove out Jer. xii, 9. Mine heritage is un- found as a nest the riches of the of the ark; and the dove came in to me as a speckled bird, the people: and as one gathereth eggs to him in the evening; and, lo, in


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her mouth was an olive leaf | they call to Egypt, they go to of thine heart, O thon that dwellpluckt oft: so Noah knew that the Assyria.

est in tlie clefts of the rock, that waters were abated from off the Hosea xi. 11. They shall trem-holdest the height of the bill: earth. And he stayed yet other ble as a bird out of tropt and as though thou shouldest make thy seven days; and sent forth the a dove out of the land of Assyria:

nd sent forth the ladova ont of the land of sovrin nest as high as the eagle, I will dove; which returned not again and I will place them in their

bring thee down from thence, unto him any more. houses, saith the LORD.

saith the LORD. Behold, he shall Ps. lv, 6. And I said, Oh that I | Nahum ii, 7. And Huzzab shall

come up and fly as the eagle, and had wings like a dove! for then be led away | be led away captive, she shall be

spread his wings over Bozrah: and would I fly away, and be at rest. brought up, and her maids shall

at that day shall the heart of the P3. lxviii 13. Though ye have lien lead her as with the voice of doves,

mighty men of Edom be as the

heart of a woman in her pangs. among the pots, yet shall we be as tabering upon their breasts. the wings of a dove covered with

Lam. iv, 19. Our persecutors are

Matth. iii, 16. And Jesus, when silver, and her feathers with yel- | he was baptized, went up straight-lhes

swifter than the eagles of tho low gold. way out of the water: and. lo,

heaven: they pursued us upon the

mountains, they laid wait for us P3. Ixxiv, 19. O deliver not the the heavens were opened unto

in the wilderness. soul of thy turtledove unto the him, and he saw the Spirit of God multitude of the wicked: forget descending like a dove, and light

| Micah i. 16. Make thee bald, and not the congregation of thy poor ing upon him.

poll thee for thy delicate children; for ever. | Matth. xxi, 12. And Jesus went

enlarge thy baldness as the eagle;

for they are gone into captivity Cant. i. 15. Behold, thou art into the temple of God, and cast

from thee. fair, my love; behold, thou art out all them that sold and bought fair; thou hast doves' eyes. in the temple, and overthrew the

Matth. xxiv, 28. For wheresoÇant. ii, 14. O my dove, that art

tables of the moneychangers, and ever the carcase is, there will the in the clefts of the rock, in the the seats of them that sold doves. I eagles be gathered together. secret places of the stairs, let me John 1. 32. And John bare re- Luke xvii, 37. And they ansee thy countenance, let me hear cord, saying, I saw the Spirit de swered and said unto him, thy voice; for sweet is thy voice; scending from heaven like a dove, Where, Lord? And he said unto and thy countenance is comely. and it abode upon him.

them, Wheresoever the body is, John ii, 14, 16. And found in the

thither will the eagles be gathered Çant. v, 2, 12. I sleep, but my heart temple those that sold oxen and

together. waketh: it is the voice of my be

HAWK. loved that knocketh, saying, Open

sheep and doves, and the changers
of money sitting: And said unto

| to me, my sister, my love, my

Job xxxix, 26. Doth the hawk dove, my undefiled: for my head

them that sold doves. Take these fly by thy wisdom, and stretch is filled with dew, and my locks things hence; make not my

her wings toward the south? Father's house an house of merwith the drops of the night. His

OSTRICH. eyes are as the cyes of doves by chandise.

Job xxxix, 14-18.... Which the rivers of waters, washed with

leaveth her eggs in the earth, and

EAGLE. Inilk, and fitly set.

warmeth them in dust, And for

ITS POWERFUL PIXIONS, ETC. Çant. vi, 9. My dove, my unde

getteth that the foot may crush

Exod. xix, 4. Ye have seen what Alled is but one; she is the only

them, or that the wild beast may I did unto the Egyptians, and how

did one of her mother, she is the

break them. She is hardened I bare you on eagles' wings, and choice one of her that bare her.

against her young ones, as though brought you unto myself. The daughters saw her, and

they were not her's: her labour is blessed her; yea, the queens and

Deut. xxviii, 49. The LORD shall in vain without fear; Because the concubines, and they praised or

bring a nation against thee from God hath deprived her of wisdom, far from the end of the earth, as neither hath he imparted to her

swift as the eagle flieth; a nation understanding. What time she Isa, xxxviil, 14. ... I did whose tongue thou shalt not un- lifteth up herself on high, she mourn as a dove: mine eyes fail derstand.

scorneth the horse and his rider. with looking upward: () LORD, I Deut. xxxii, 11. As an eagle am oppressed; undertake for me. stirreth up her nest, fluttereth

OWL. Isa. lix, 11. We roar all like

over her young, spreadeth SYMBOL OF DESOLATION.

abroad her wings, taketh them, bears, and mourn sore like doves:

Job xxx, 29. I am a brother to we look for judgment, bui there is beareth them on her wings.

dragons, and companion to none; for salvation, but it is far off Job ix, 26. They are passed owls. from 113.

away as the swift ships: as the P3. cil. 6. .. I am like an owl Isa. lx, 8. Who are these that eagle that hasteth to the prey..

of the desert. fly as a cloud, and as the doves to

Job xxxix, 27 - 30. Doth the

Isalah xiii, 21. But wild beasts their windows?

eagle mount up at tlıy command, l of the desert shall lie there; and

and make her nest on high? She Jer. xlviii, 28. O ye that dwell

their houses shall be full of doleful dwelleth and abideth on the rock, in Moab, leave the cities, and

creatures; and owls shall dwell upon the crag of the rock, and the

there. .. dwell in the rock, and be like the

. strong place. From thence she dove that maketh her nest in the

Isa, xxxiv, 11, 14, 15. But the corseeketh the prey, and her eyes sides of the hole's mouth. behold afar off. Her young ones

morant and the bittern shall pos

sess it; the owl also and the raven Ezek. vii. 16. But they that also suck up blood:and where the

shall dwell in it.... The escape of them shall escape, and slain are, there is she.

screech owl also shall rest there, shall be on the mountains like Jer. xlviii, 40. For thus saith the

and find for herself a place of doves of the valleys, all of them | LORD; Behold, he shall fly as an

rest. There shall the great owl mourning, every one for his ini- eagle, and shall spread his wings make her nest, and lay, and hatch, quity. over Moab.

and gather under her shiaIlosea vii, 11. Ephraim also is Jer. xlix. 16, 22. Thy terribleness dow.. like a silly' dove without heart: / hath deceived thee, and the pride Micah 1,8.... I will mako


a walling like the dragons, and up all that day, and all that night, in the snare; so are the sons of mourning as the owls.

and all the next day, and they men snared in an evil time, when Isa. xxxiv. 11. ... The owl gathered the quails: he that it falleth suddenly upon them. also and the raven shall dwell in

gathered least gathered ten Lam. iii. 52. Mine enemies it; and he shall stretch out upon

t upon horners: and they spread them all chased me sore, like a bird, withit the line of confusion and the

abroad for themselves round out canse. stones of emptiness. about the camp.

Hos. vii, 12. When they shall go,

I will spread my net upon them; PARTRIDGE.


I will bring them down as the Jer. xvii, 11. As the partridge Gen. viii. 6. 7. And it came to fowls of the heaven; I will chassitteth on eggs, and hatcheth pass at the end of forty days, that tise them, as their congregation them not; 80 he that getteth Noah oponed the window of the hath heard. riches, and not by right. shall ark which he had made: And he Hos. ix. 8. The watchman of leave them in the midst of his sent forth a raven, which went | Ephraim was with my God: but days, and at his end shall be a forth to and fro, until the waters the prophet is a snare of a fowler fool.

were dried up from off the earth. in all his ways, and hatred in the

| Cant. v, 11. His head is as the house of his God.
most fine gold, his locks are

Amos iii, 5. Can a bird fall in a 1 Kin, x, 22. For the king had bushy, and black as a raven,

snare upon the earth, where no at sea a navy of Tharshish with

Luke xii, 21. Consider the gin is for him? shall one take up the navy of Hiram: once in three | ravens: for they neither sow nor a snare from the earth, and have years came the nuvy of Tharshish, rean; which neither have store- taken nothing at all? bringing gold, and silver, ivory,

house nor barn; and God feedeth and apes, and peacocks.

them: how much more aro ye
better than the fowls.


Exod. vii, 18. And the fish that Ps. cii, 6. I am like a pelican of SPARROW, SWALLOW, AND is in the river shall die, and the the wilderness. . . .


river shall stink; and the Egyptians P3. lxxxiv, 3. The sparrow hath

shall loathe to drink of the water POULTRY. found an house for berself.

of the river. Matth. xxiii, 37. O Jerusalem,

| Num. xi, 22. Shall the flocks and

Ps. cii, 7. I watch, and am as a Jerusalem, thou that killest the

the herds be slain for them, to sparrow alone upon the house prophets, and stonest them which

suffice thein? or shall all the fish top. are sent unto thee, how often

of the sea be gathered together would I have gathered thy chil

Prov. xxvi. 2. As the bird by for them. to sutlice them? dren together, even as a hen wandering, as the swallow by flygathereth her chickens under her ing, so the curse causeless shall

Neh. xiii, 16. There dwelt men

of Tyre also not come. wings, and ye would not!

therein, which

brought fish, and all manner of Matth. xxvi, 34, 74, 75. Jesus Isa, xxxviii, 14. Like a crane

ware, and sold on the sabbath unsaid unto him, Verily I say unto a swallow, so did I chatter.

to the children of Judah, and in thee, That this night, before the Matth. x, 31. Fear ye not there-Jerusalem. cock crow, thou shalt deny me I fore. ye are of more value than

Ps. civ, 25. So is this great and thrice. Then began he to curse many sparrows.

wide sea, wherein are things and to swear, saying, I know not

Luke xii, 6. Are not five spar creeping innumerable, both small the man. And immediately the

rows sold for two farthings, and I and great beasts. cock crew. And Peter romem

not one of them is forgotten bebered the word of Jesus, which fore God?

Isa. 1, 2. Wherefore, when I said unto him, Before the cock

came, was there no man? when I crow, thou shalt deny me thrice.

called, was there none to answer? And he went out, and wept


Is my hand shortened at all, that bitterly.

Tsa. xxxiv. 15. ... There it cannot redeem? or have I no

shall the vultures also be gather-power to deliver? behold, at my QUAILS.

ed every one with lier mate. rebuke I dry up the sea, I make Exod. xvi, 12. 13. I have heard

the rivers a wilderness: their fish

FOWLING. the murmurings of the children

stinketh, because there is no of Israel: speak unto them, say- P3. xci. 3. Surely he shall de water, and dieth for thirst. ing. At even ye shall eat flesh, liver thee from the snare of the Ezek. xlvii, 9. And it shall come and in the morning ye shall be fowler, and from the noisome to pass that every thing that liyfillod with bread; and ye shall pestilence.

eth, which movetb, whithersoever know that I am the LORD your

P3. cxxiv, 7. Our soul is escaped the rivers shall come, shall live: God. And it came to pass, that

as a bird out of the snare of the and there shall be a very great at even the quails came up, and

fowlers: the snare is broken, and multitude of fish, because these covered the camp: and in the we are escaped.

waters shall come thither: for morning the dew lay round about the host.

Prov. i. 17. Surely in vain the they shall be healed; and every

net is spread in the sight of anything shall live whither the river Num. xi, 31, 32. And there bird.

cometh. went forth a wind from the LORD, and brought quails from the sea,

Prov. vii, 23. Till a dart strike Jonah 1, 17. Now the Lord had and let them fall by the camp, as

through his liver, as a bird prepared a great fish to swallow it were a day's journey on this

hasteth to the share, and knowethup Jonah. And Jonah was in tho side, and as it were a day's journot that it is for his life.

belly of the fish three days and noy on the other side, round Eccles. ix, 12. For man also three nights. about the camp, and as it were knoweth not his time: as the Matth. xiv, 17. And they say

es that are taken in an evil net, unto him, We have here but five the earth. And the people stood and as the birds that are caught loaves, and two fishes.

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