Shigella flexneri Shigella flex·ner·i (flěks-něr’ī)
noun, Pathology. 1. an acute intestinal infection caused by a bacterium of the genus Shigella, especially S. dysenteriae, common among children and characterized by fever, abdominal pain, and diarrhea. shigellosis shig·el·lo·sis (shĭg’ə-lō’sĭs) n. pl. shig·el·lo·ses (-sēz) Dysentery caused by any of various species of Shigella, occurring most frequently in areas where poor sanitation and malnutrition […]
from the verb shagah, “to reel about through drink,” occurs in the title of Ps. 7. The plural form, shigionoth, is found in Hab. 3:1. The word denotes a lyrical poem composed under strong mental emotion; a song of impassioned imagination accompanied with suitable music; a dithyrambic ode.
noun 1. Book of Odes.
overturning, a town of Issachar (Josh. 19:19).