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Fallow Deer

Morrish Bible Dictionary

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yachmur. What species of deer is referred to under this name is not known. The only description of it in scripture is that it was a clean animal that the Israelites might eat, and that it was supplied to the table of Solomon. Deuteronomy 14:5; 1 Kings 4:23 . The Hebrew name seems to imply that it was some deer of a 'red' colour.

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Morrish, George. Entry for 'Fallow Deer'. Morrish Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/​dictionaries/​eng/​mbd/​f/fallow-deer.html. 1897.
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