Famine - EasyEnglish Bible Dictionary

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Easy English definition for 'famine':

famine ~ (A) ~ a time when food plants do not grow.

famine ~ (B) ~ a time when everybody is hungry. There is not enough food. There would be a famine in Israel if there was no rain for a long period.

More information: 'famine' in the Bible (from over 100 free online books). Our level (A) definitions are simpler than level (B).

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