brambles

brambles

Various spiny bushes, often forming impenetrable thickets (Judg 14-15; (Song 2:2). The bramble of (Luke 6:44) is probably a fruit-bearing bush such as the blackberry. See also Thorns.

Judg 14-15

Samson's Marriage
1Once Samson went down to Timnah, and at Timnah he saw a Philistine woman.2Then he came up, and told his father and mother, “I saw a Philistin ... View more

Song 2:2

2As a lily among brambles,
so is my love among maidens.

Luke 6:44

44for each tree is known by its own fruit. Figs are not gathered from thorns, nor are grapes picked from a bramble bush.

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