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Definition of Sciniph

Sciniph Scin"iph, n. [L. scinifes, cinifes, or ciniphes, pl., Gr. ?.] Some kind of stinging or biting insect, as a flea, a gnat, a sandfly, or the like. --Ex. viii. 17 (Douay version).

Meaning of Sciniph from wikipedia

- Mistranslated as badger or dolphin.[citation needed] Gnat — The same insect called sciniph in Ex., viii, 16, 17 and Ps. civ (Hebr., cv), 31, and known under the familiar...