People's Dictionary of the Bible
Fir Tree. Probably the Aleppo pine (Pinus halepensis), which is almost as large as the cedar, is now found on Lebanon, and was formerly doubtless abundant through Palestine. Hosea 14:8. Sometimes the cypress and juniper may have been included under this name, as well as other pines found here.
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Rice, Edwin Wilbur, DD. Entry for 'Fir Tree'. People's Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/rpd/f/fir-tree.html. 1893.