an informal name for the hippopotamus
adjective 1. of or relating to a river. 2. situated or dwelling beside a river. adjective 1. of, like, relating to, or produced by a river 2. located or dwelling near a river; riparian riverine (rĭv’ə-rīn’, -rēn’) Relating to, formed by, or resembling a river. Relating to a system of inland wetlands and deep-water habitats […]
- River of egypt
(1.) Heb. nahar mitsraim, denotes in Gen. 15:18 the Nile, or its eastern branch (2 Chr. 9:26). (2.) In Num. 34:5 (R.V., “brook of Egypt”) the Hebrew word is _nahal_, denoting a stream flowing rapidly in winter, or in the rainy season. This is a desert stream on the borders of Egypt. It is now […]
- River of gad
probably the Arno (2 Sam. 24:5).
- River of god
(Ps. 65:9), as opposed to earthly streams, denoting that the divine resources are inexhaustible, or the sum of all fertilizing streams that water the earth (Gen. 2:10).