kat'-er-pil-er (chacil (Psalms 78:46; Joel 1:4, etc.); yeleq (Psalms 105:34 the King James Version, the American Standard Revised Version "grasshopper"; Jeremiah 51:14,27 the King James Version; elsewhere "canker-worm")):
A name given to a larval stage of the LOCUST (which see).
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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'CATERPILLAR'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". <http://classic.studylight.org/enc/isb/view.cgi?number=T1902>. 1915.