'Lean' in the Bible
and the lean and ugly cows ate up the first seven fat cows.
"The seven lean and ugly cows that came up after them are seven years, and the seven thin ears scorched by the east wind will be seven years of famine.
"How is the land, is it fat or lean? Are there trees in it or not? Make an effort then to get some of the fruit of the land." Now the time was the time of the first ripe grapes.
Then Samson said to the boy who was holding his hand, "Let me feel the pillars on which the house rests, that I may lean against them."
My knees are weak from fasting, And my flesh has grown lean, without fatness.
Trust in the LORD with all your heart And do not lean on your own understanding.
Now in that day the glory of Jacob will fade, And the fatness of his flesh will become lean.
"For they call themselves after the holy city And lean on the God of Israel; The LORD of hosts is His name.
Therefore, thus says the Lord GOD to them, "Behold, I, even I, will judge between the fat sheep and the lean sheep.
Her leaders pronounce judgment for a bribe, Her priests instruct for a price And her prophets divine for money Yet they lean on the LORD saying, "Is not the LORD in our midst? Calamity will not come upon us."