- A great and mighty beast described in Job 40:15-24 used to illustrate God's mightiness.
- A great and mighty monster, (the hippopotamus is said by some scholars to be the animal described in Job's illustration).
- Something which has the qualities of great power and might, and monstrous proportions.
- The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Be"he*moth (&?;), n. [Heb.
behemōth, fr. Egyptian P-ehe-maut hippopotamus.]
An animal, probably the hippopotamus, described in Job xl. 15-
- Webster's Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
Behe`moth, a large animal mentioned in Job, understood to be the
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