|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) Something of unnatural size, shape, or quality; a prodigy; an enormity; a marvel.
2. (n.) Specifically , an animal or plant departing greatly from the usual type, as by having too many limbs.
3. (n.) Any thing or person of unnatural or excessive ugliness, deformity, wickedness, or cruelty.
4. (a.) Monstrous in size.
5. (v. t.) To make monstrous.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
See DRAGON; SEA-MONSTER.
Monster (10 Occurrences)
Matthew 12:40 For just as Jonah was three days in the sea-monster's belly, so will the Son of Man be three days in the heart of the earth. (WEY NAS)
Exodus 7:9 When Pharaoh speaketh unto you, saying, Give for yourselves a wonder; then thou hast said unto Aaron, Take thy rod, and cast before Pharaoh -- it becometh a monster.' (YLT)
Exodus 7:10 And Moses goeth in -- Aaron also -- unto Pharaoh, and they do so as Jehovah hath commanded; and Aaron casteth his rod before Pharaoh, and before his servants, and it becometh a monster. (YLT)
Job 7:12 Am I a sea, or a sea monster, that you put a guard over me? (WEB JPS ASV DBY YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 74:13 You divided the sea by your strength. You broke the heads of the sea monsters in the waters. (Root in WEB JPS ASV DBY YLT NAS NIV)
Isaiah 27:1 In that day Jehovah with his hard and great and strong sword will punish leviathan the swift serpent, and leviathan the crooked serpent; and he will slay the monster that is in the sea. (ASV DBY NIV)
Isaiah 51:9 Awake, awake, put on strength, arm of Yahweh; awake, as in the days of old, the generations of ancient times. Isn't it you who cut Rahab in pieces, who pierced the monster? (WEB ASV DBY NIV)
Jeremiah 51:34 Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon has devoured me, he has crushed me, he has made me an empty vessel, he has, like a monster, swallowed me up, he has filled his maw with my delicacies; he has cast me out. (WEB ASV NAS RSV)
Ezekiel 29:3 Speak and say,'Thus says the Lord Yahweh: "Behold, I am against you, Pharaoh king of Egypt, the great monster that lies in the midst of his rivers, that has said,'My river is my own, and I have made it for myself.' (WEB ASV DBY NAS NIV)
Ezekiel 32:2 Son of man, take up a lamentation over Pharaoh king of Egypt, and tell him, You were likened to a young lion of the nations: yet you are as a monster in the seas; and you did break forth with your rivers, and troubled the waters with your feet, and fouled their rivers. (WEB ASV DBY NAS NIV)