What does Ichneumon mean in the Bible?

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Webster's Dictionary - Ichneumon
(1):
(n.) Any hymenopterous insect of the family Ichneumonidae, of which several thousand species are known, belonging to numerous genera.
(2):
(n.) Any carnivorous mammal of the genus Herpestes, and family Viverridae. Numerous species are found in Asia and Africa. The Egyptian species(H. ichneumon), which ranges to Spain and Palestine, is noted for destroying the eggs and young of the crocodile as well as various snakes and lizards, and hence was considered sacred by the ancient Egyptians. The common species of India (H. griseus), known as the mongoose, has similar habits and is often domesticated. It is noted for killing the cobra.

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Vansire - ) An Ichneumon (Herpestes galera) native of Southern Africa and Madagascar. Called also vondsira, and marsh Ichneumon
Ichneumonides - ) The Ichneumon flies
Ichneumonidan - ) One of the Ichneumonidae. ) Of or pertaining to the Ichneumonidae, or Ichneumon flies
Pupivora - ) A group of parasitic Hymenoptera, including the Ichneumon flies, which destroy the larvae and pupae of insects
Mongoos - ) A species of Ichneumon (Herpestes griseus), native of India
Urva - ) The crab-eating Ichneumon (Herpestes urva), native of India
Ovipositor - Some Ichneumon files have a long ovipositor fitted to pierce the eggs or larvae of other insects, in order to lay their own eggs within the same
Entomophaga - See Ichneumon, 2
Ichneumon - ) Any hymenopterous insect of the family Ichneumonidae, of which several thousand species are known, belonging to numerous genera. Ichneumon), which ranges to Spain and Palestine, is noted for destroying the eggs and young of the crocodile as well as various snakes and lizards, and hence was considered sacred by the ancient Egyptians
Egypt - The animals of Egypt, besides the usual kinds of tame cattle, are the wild ox or buffalo in great numbers, the ass and camel, dogs in multitudes without masters, the Ichneumon, the crocodile, and the hippopotamus
Egypt - We need not therefore be surprised that a nation so superstitious as the Egyptians should honour, with peculiar marks of respect, the Ichneumon, the ibis, the dog, the falcon, the wolf, and the crocodile