Surely the serpent will bite without enchantment; and a babbler is no better.
And the LORD said unto Moses, Make you a fiery serpent, and set it upon a pole: and it shall come to pass, that every one that is bitten, when he looks upon it, shall live.
For, behold, I will send serpents, adders, among you, which will not be charmed, and they shall bite you, says the LORD.
Dan shall be a serpent by the way, an adder in the path, that bites the horse's heels, so that his rider shall fall backward.
At the last it bites like a serpent, and stings like an adder.
And though they hide themselves on the top of Carmel, I will search and take them from there; and though they are hidden from my sight in the bottom of the sea, there will I command the serpent, and it shall bite them:
And to them it was given that they should not kill them, but that they should be tormented five months: and their torment was as the torment of a scorpion, when it strikes a man.
And they had tails like unto scorpions, and there were stings in their tails: and their power was to hurt men five months.