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Rahab

Rahab

An expression used symbolically in the books of Job, Psalms, and Isaiah (not to be confused with the woman Rahab in the book of Joshua). In the book of Job, the context helps to identify Rahab as a sea monster; in other contexts this sea monster is used as a symbol for Egypt.Job 9:13; Ps 87:4; Isa 30:7; 51:9, 10.