from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A large horned animal in ancient Hebrew literature, variously identified with the wild ox or aurochs (Bos primigenius), the Arabian oryx, or a mythical creature (compare unicorn).
- v. To open (the seams of a vessel's planking) for the purpose of calking them.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The Hebrew name of a horned wild animal, probably the Urus.
- transitive v. To open (the seams of a vessel's planking) for the purpose of calking them.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- An obsolete form of ream.
- Same as ream.
- To cry or moan.
- n. A dialectal variant of rime.
- n. The Hebrew name of an animal mentioned in the Old Testament (Job xxxix. 9, etc.), variously translated ‘unicorn,’ ‘wild ox,’ and ‘ox-antelope,’ now identified as Bos primigenius.
Sometimes "unicorn" or reem is a mere poetical symbol or abstraction; but the buffalo is the animal referred to here, from the contrast to the tame ox, used in ploughing (Job 39: 10, 12). abide -- literally, "pass the night." crib -- (Isa 1: 3).
Report Abuse this is for the mad person called reem.
Can you upload pictures of more normal sized rooms? reem
My dad informs me of when he used ‘mearce’ to mean anything bad when he was a kid, and ‘reem’ to mean anything good, imagine my surprise when I found the words still in use today in another city!
I was not going to comment … but come on man .. let the people reem ya if they are fans, let them praise you if they are not … but please don't be a total jerk to defend yourself and these articles …
Seriously though s far as I can see under a reem of various bits of legislation/common law the officers acted correctly.
Seriously, the one and only Official Version has reem, nine times.
Given multiple traditions for what was meant by reem, they could have ducked the issue and simply transliterated the word, like they did with Leviathan and Behemoth.
You are apparently assuming that of course the Bible was somewhere just had to be talking about unicorns, and since we therefore know its in there, by process of elimination of the rest of the entire Bible, we end up deducing reem can only mean unicorn.
Write to Reem Shamseddine at reem. firstname.lastname@example.org,