Pine Tree, 2 Definition(s)
Heb. tidhar, mentioned along with the fir-tree in Isaiah 41:19 ; 60:13 . This is probably the cypress; or it may be the stone-pine, which is common on the northern slopes of Lebanon. Some suppose that the elm, others that the oak, or holm, or ilex, is meant by the Hebrew word. In Nehemiah 8:15 the Revised Version has "wild olive" instead of "pine." (See FIR .)
(Heb. tamar ). Under this generic term many species are botanically included; but we have here ...
(Heb. ets shemen ). The Hebrew words occur in ( Nehemiah 8:15 ) (Authorized Version "pine branc...
This refers to the tree under which the Buddha attained enlightenment. The original tree was de...
(Heb. armon .) ( Genesis 30:37 ; Ezekiel 31:8 ) Probably the "palm tree" (Platanus orientalis )...
A species of laurel. Laurus nobilis . An evergreen, with leaves like our mountain laurel. ( Psa...
First mentioned in Genesis 3:7 . The fig-tree is mentioned ( Deuteronomy 8:8 ) as one of the va...
Nāga (नाग) appears once in the Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa (xi. 2, 7, 12) in the form mahānāga, where...
is frequently mentioned in Scripture. The dove from the ark brought an olive-branch to Noah ( G...
(Heb. teashshur), mentioned in Isaiah 60:13 ; 41:19 , was, according to some, a species of ceda...
Heb. 'armon ( Genesis 30:37 ; Ezekiel 31:8 ), rendered "chesnut" in the Authorized Version, but...
mentioned only in Luke 17:6 . It is rendered by Luther "mulberry tree" (q.v.), which is most pr...
occurs only once, via. in the Apocrypha. Ecclus. 24:16. It is the Pistacia terebinthus , terebi...
1) Bodhi, 2 (=bodhi1) the tree of wisdom, the sacred Bo tree, the fig tree (Assattha, Ficus rel...
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