American Tract Society Bible Dictionary
A well known stinging plant, growing in neglected grounds, Isaiah 34:13 Hosea 9:6 . A different Hebrew word in Job 30:7 Proverbs 24:31 Zephaniah 2:9 , seems to indicate a larger species.
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Rand, W. W. Entry for 'Nettle'. American Tract Society Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ats/n/nettle.html. 1859.