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Definition of Sheep


  1. Any one of several species of ruminants of the genus Ovis, native of the higher mountains of both hemispheres, but most numerous in Asia.
  2. A weak, bashful, silly fellow.
  3. Fig.: The people of God, as being under the government and protection of Christ, the great Shepherd.
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Sheep Translations

sheep in Afrikaans is skaap
sheep in Dutch is schaap
sheep in French is gobeur
sheep in German is Schafe, Schaf
sheep in Italian is pecora
sheep in Latin is ovis ovis
sheep in Portuguese is ovelha, carneiros
sheep in Spanish is oveja, borrego