Swallow Definition and Meaning - Bible Dictionary

Swallow. Heb. sis ( Isaiah 38:14; Jeremiah 8:7), the Arabic for the swift, which "is a regular migrant, returning in myriads every spring, and so suddenly that while one day not a swift can be seen in the country, on the next they have overspread the whole land, and fill the air with their shrill cry."The swift (cypselus) is ordinarily classed with the swallow, which it resembles in its flight ...…

4 Bible Verses about Swallows - Knowing Jesus

4 Bible Verses about Swallows ... And the swallow a nest for herself, where she may lay her young, Even Your altars, O LORD of hosts, My King and my God. Isaiah 38:14. Verse Concepts. Causes of failure in Prayer In Discouragement doves. discouragement Swallows "Like a swallow, like a crane, so I twitter; I moan like a dove; My eyes look ...…

Topical Bible: Swallow

Swallow. Heb. deror in (Psalms 84:3; Proverbs 26:2) Heb. agur in (Isaiah 38:14; Jeremiah 8:7) but "crane" is more probably the true signification of agur []).The rendering of the Authorized Version for deror seems correct. The characters ascribed in the passages where the names occur are strictly applicable to the swallow, viz., its swiftness of flight, its meeting in the buildings of the ...…

The Swallow in the Bible - The Wonder of Birds

There are two words which have been translated as Swallow in the Authorized Version of the Bible, these being deror and agar.Students of the Hebrew languange are, however, agreed that the latter word has been wrongly applied, the translators having interchanged the signification of two contiguous words.…

SWALLOW IN THE BIBLE - King James Bible

"SWALLOW" in the KJV Bible. 50 Instances - Page 1 of 2 ... For they cast down every man his rod, and they became serpents: but Aaron's rod swallow ed up their rods. Exodus 15:12 View whole chapter See verse in context Thou stretchedst out thy right hand, the earth swallow ed them.…

Swallow - Wikipedia

The term Swallow is used colloquially in Europe as a synonym for the barn swallow. There are around 90 species of Hirundinidae, divided into 19 genera, with the greatest diversity found in Africa, which is also thought to be where they evolved as hole-nesters.Class: Aves…