Easton's Bible Dictionary: M. G. Easton, M.A., D.D.

Palmer-worm

(Heb.gazam). The English word may denote either a caterpillar (as rendered by the LXX.), which wanders like a palmer or pilgrim, or which travels like pilgrims in bands (Joel 1:4, 2:25), the wingless locusts, or the migratory locust in its larva state.


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