In size it must have been something like the rabbit or the hyrax.
"The Story of Evolution" by Joseph McCabe
Some of these people must be wearing hyrax robes.
"The Leopard Woman" by Stewart Edward White
It is true there was much reason in his holding to the opinion that the hyrax is no pachyderm.
"The Young Yagers" by Mayne Reid
His wife is the "Dasse Hyrax".
"Myth, Ritual And Religion, Vol. 2 (of 2)" by Andrew Lang
Jack skinned the hyrax, while I looked about for the means to kindle the dry branches I had collected, to cook it.
"Richard Galbraith, Mariner" by Emma Watts Phillips
This description applies to the Syrian Hyrax of our day as truly as it did to that of the Psalmists time.
"Natural History in Anecdote" by Various
In fact the hyraxes were then almost as distinct from other mammals as they are at the present day.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 2" by Various
These latter never possess a decidua, whereas Elephants and Hyrax are genuine Deciduata.
"The History of Creation, Vol. II (of 2)" by Ernst Haeckel
Foundations of complex language have been found in colonies of unusual furry animals called hyraxes .
Hyraxes , which resemble rodents but are more closely related to elephants or manatees, often cluck, snort, squeak, tweet and wail songs from the perches of their rocky colonies.
A hyrax's song gives a detailed account of his wares.