'Carcasses' in the Bible
Birds of prey came down on the carcasses, but Abram drove them away.
I did not bring you the torn carcasses [of the animals attacked by predators]; I [personally] took the loss. You required of me [to make good] everything that was stolen, whether it occurred by day or night.
Do not eat any of their meat or touch their carcasses—they are unclean for you.
They are to remain detestable to you; you must not eat any of their meat, and you must detest their carcasses.
“These will make you unclean. Whoever touches their carcasses will be unclean until evening,
and whoever carries any of their carcasses must wash his clothes and will be unclean until evening.
All the four-footed animals that walk on their paws are unclean for you. Whoever touches their carcasses will be unclean until evening,
and anyone who carries their carcasses must wash his clothes and will be unclean until evening. They are unclean for you.
Anything one of their carcasses falls on will become unclean. If it is an oven or stove, it must be smashed; it is unclean and will remain unclean for you.
If one of their carcasses falls on any seed that is to be sown, it is clean;
but if water has been put on the seed and one of their carcasses falls on it, it is unclean for you.
and the pig, though it has hooves, it does not chew the cud—it is unclean for you.You must not eat their meat or touch their carcasses.
Your carcasses will be food to all birds of the sky and to the beasts of the earth, and there will be no one to frighten them away.
And its young ones devour the blood, and where the dead carcasses are, there it is."
“But you [king of Babylon] have been cast out of your tomb (denied burial)Like a rejected branch,Clothed with the slain who are pierced by the sword,Who go down to the stones of the pit [into which carcasses are thrown],Like a dead body trampled [underfoot].
“They will die of deadly diseases, they will not be lamented or buried; they will be as dung on the surface of the ground and come to an end by sword and famine, and their carcasses will become food for the birds of the sky and for the beasts of the earth.”
I will first doubly repay their iniquity and their sin, because they have polluted My land; they have filled My inheritance with the carcasses of their detestable idols and with their abominations.”
I will make void the counsel of Judah and Jerusalem in this place, and I will cause them to fall by the sword before their enemies and by the hand of those who seek their life; and I will give over their carcasses as food for the birds of the sky and the beasts of the earth.