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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2467 - חֹלֶד
1) weasel, mole
1a) perhaps an extinct animal, exact meaning unknown
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
חֹלֶד m. a mole [“weasel, so called from its swift gliding motion, or from its gliding into holes; comp. Syr. ܚܠܰܕ to insinuate oneself. So Vulg., Targ. Jon., and so Talmud חולדה.”], Leviticus 11:29. (Syr. ܚܘܽܠܕܐܳ, Arabic خُلْدُ, كُلْدُ a mole). See Bochart, Hieroz. t.i.p. 1022. Oedmann, Verm. Sammlungen aus der Naturkunde, ii. p. 50.
the Week of Proper 9 / Ordinary 14