|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) An orthopterous insect of the genus Gryllus, and allied genera. The males make chirping, musical notes by rubbing together the basal parts of the veins of the front wings.
2. (n.) A low stool.
3. (n.) A game much played in England, and sometimes in America, with a ball, bats, and wickets, the players being arranged in two contesting parties or sides.
4. (n.) A small false roof, or the raising of a portion of a roof, so as to throw off water from behind an obstacle, such as a chimney.
5. (v. i.) To play at cricket.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
krik'-et (chargol): This occurs in Leviticus 11:22 (the King James Version "beetle"), and doubtless refers to some kind of locust or grasshopper.
See BEETLE; LOCUST; INSECTS.
Cricket (2 Occurrences)
Leviticus 11:22 Even of these you may eat: any kind of locust, any kind of katydid, any kind of cricket, and any kind of grasshopper. (WEB JPS ASV NAS RSV NIV)
Deuteronomy 28:42 All your trees and the fruit of your ground shall the locust possess. (See NAS)