Genesis 41:2 Commentary - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphicsseven . . . kine. The cow was the emblem of Isis. In the Egyptian "Book of the Dead", Osiris is represented as a bull, accompanied by seven cows. (British Museum.) This was the basis of the dream, and gave it such significance and mystery.
in a meadow = among the rushes, or reeds, 'ahu, probably an Egyptian word.
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