|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) Unfortunate event or issue of an undertaking; failure to attain a desired result or reach a destination.
2. (n.) Ill conduct; evil or improper behavior; as, the failings and miscarriages of the righteous.
3. (n.) The act of bringing forth before the time; premature birth.
Miscarriage (4 Occurrences)
Exodus 21:22 If men strive, and hurt a woman with child, so that her fruit depart from her, and yet no mischief follow: he shall be surely punished, according as the woman's husband will lay upon him; and he shall pay as the judges determine. (See NAS RSV)
2 Kings 2:21 And he went forth unto the spring of the waters, and cast salt therein, and said: 'Thus saith the LORD: I have healed these waters; there shall not be from thence any more death or miscarrying.' (See RSV)
Job 3:16 or as a hidden untimely birth I had not been, as infants who never saw light. (See NAS)
Ecclesiastes 6:3 If a man has a hundred children, and his life is long so that the days of his years are great in number, but his soul takes no pleasure in good, and he is not honoured at his death; I say that a birth before its time is better than he. (See NAS)