- deer used once.
- Bible Reference: Deuteronomy 14:5
- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: Yes
- Included in Smiths: Yes
- Included in Websters: Yes
- Included in Strongs: Yes
- Included in Thayers: No
- Included in BDB: Yes
- H3180 Used 2 times
Called also Fallow Deer, Hart, Hind, Roebuck.
Designated among the clean animals, to be eaten
Deuteronomy 12:15; Deuteronomy 14:5
Provided for Solomon's household
1 Kings 4:23
2 Samuel 2:18; 1 Chronicles 12:8; Proverbs 6:5; Song of Solomon 8:14; Isaiah 35:6
2 Samuel 22:34
DEER, noun Sing. And plural [Gr. A wild beast. The primary sense is simply roving, wild, untamed; hence, a wild beast.] A quadruped of the genus Cervus, of several species, as the stag, the fallow deer the roe-buck, the rane or rane-deer, etc. These animals are wild and hunted in the forest, or kept in parks. Their flesh called venison, is deemed excellent food.
DEER-STEALER, noun One who steals deer.
DEER-STEALING, noun The act or crime of stealing deer.