The Hebrew words thus rendered denote simply that which surrounds or encloses, whether it be a stone wall, geder , ( Proverbs 24:31 ; Ezekiel 42:10 ) or a fence of other materials. The stone walls which surround the sheepfolds of modern Palestine are frequently crowned with sharp thorns.
[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
Bibliography InformationSmith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Hedge'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary".