Hazel

Hazel [N] [S]

Heb. luz, ( Genesis 30:37 ), a nutbearing tree. The Hebrew word is rendered in the Vulgate by amygdalinus, "the almond-tree," which is probably correct. That tree flourishes in Syria.

These dictionary topics are from
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Hazel". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Hazel. [N] [E]

The Hebrew term luz occurs only in ( Genesis 30:37 ) Authorities are divided between the hazel and the almond tree as representing the luz . The latter is most probably correct.


[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Hazel'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

HAZEL

ha'-z'-l (Genesis 30:37 the King James Version).

See ALMOND.


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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'HAZEL'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.