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13 “The ostrich’s wings flap wildly,
    though its pinions lack plumage.[a]

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  1. Job 39:13 Meaning of Heb uncertain

Then I looked up and saw two women coming forward. The wind was in their wings; they had wings like the wings of a stork, and they lifted up the basket[a] between earth and sky.

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  1. Zechariah 5:9 Heb ephah

Even the stork in the heavens
    knows its times;
and the turtledove, swallow, and crane[a]
    observe the time of their coming;
but my people do not know
    the ordinance of the Lord.

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  1. Jeremiah 8:7 Meaning of Heb uncertain

17 In them the birds build their nests;
    the stork has its home in the fir trees.

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29 I am a brother of jackals,
    and a companion of ostriches.

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21 For the king’s ships went to Tarshish with the servants of Huram; once every three years the ships of Tarshish used to come bringing gold, silver, ivory, apes, and peacocks.[a]

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  1. 2 Chronicles 9:21 Or baboons

22 For the king had a fleet of ships of Tarshish at sea with the fleet of Hiram. Once every three years the fleet of ships of Tarshish used to come bringing gold, silver, ivory, apes, and peacocks.[a]

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  1. 1 Kings 10:22 Or baboons

19 the stork, the heron of any kind, the hoopoe, and the bat.[a]

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  1. Leviticus 11:19 Identification of several of the birds in verses 13–19 is uncertain

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