The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A Jew, who was stoned by order of Ahab, king of Israel, because he refused to sell him his vineyard, an outrage for which Ahab was visited by Divine judgment; is symbol, in the regard of the Jews, of the punishment sure to overtake all rich oppressors of the poor.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Naboth'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/n/naboth.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.