-A general term for animals Leviticus 11:20-23, Genesis 1:26; 29-31, 42; Psalm 104:20, 25; Romans 1:23

-Unclean Leviticus 5:2; 1 1 :20, 29-44; Deuteronomy 14:19

-Clean Leviticus 11:21, 22

-Uses of, in idolatrous worship Ezekiel 8:10