H930 בּהמות - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

be hêmôth
In form a plural of H929, but really a singular of Egyptian derivation: a water ox, that is, the hippopotamus or Nile horse

KJV Usage: Behemoth.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. perhaps an extinct dinosaur
a. a Diplodocus or Brachiosaurus, exact meaning unknown ++++ Some translate as elephant or hippopotamus but from the description in Job 40:15-24, this is patently absurd.
Origin: in form a plural or H929, but really a singular of Egyptian derivation
TWOT: 208b
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H930 בּהמות is used in the Bible

One occurence of H930 בּהמות

Job 40:15