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Dragon: 1. Heb. tannim, plural of tan. The name of some unknown creature inhabiting desert places and ruins (Job 30:29; Psalms 44:19)

(Isaiah 13:22; 34:13; 43:20; Jeremiah 10:22; Micah 1:8; Malachi 1:3) probably, as translated in the Revised Version, the jackal (q.v.).

2. Heb. tannin. Some great sea monster (Jeremiah 51:34) In (Isaiah 51:9) it may denote the crocodile. In (Genesis 1:21) (Heb. plural tanninim) the Authorized Version renders "whales," and the Revised Version "sea monsters." It is rendered "serpent" in (Exodus 7:9) It is used figuratively in (Psalms 74:13; Ezekiel 29:3) In the New Testament the word "dragon" is found only in (Revelation 12:3,4,7,9,16,17) etc., and is there used metaphorically of "Satan."


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