KJV Dictionary Definition: lamb


LAMB, n. lam.

1. The young of the sheep kind.

2. The Lamb of God, in Scripture, the Savior Jesus Christ, who was typified by the paschal lamb.

Behold the lamb of God, who taketh away the sin of the world. John 1.

LAMB, v.t. To bring forth young, as sheep.


LAM'BATIVE, a. L. lambo, to lick.

Taken by licking. Little used.

LAM'BATIVE, n. A medicine taken by licking with the tongue.