Word Summary
charul: (a kind of weed), perhaps chickpea
Original Word: חָרוּל
Transliteration: charul
Phonetic Spelling: (khaw-rool')
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: (a kind of weed), perhaps chickpea
Meaning: pointed, a bramble, other thorny weed
Strong's Concordance
prickly, pointed

Or (shortened) charul {khaw-rool'}; apparently, a passive participle of an unused root probably meaning to be prickly; properly, pointed, i.e. A bramble or other thorny weed: nettle.


H2738. charul

חָרוּלnoun [masculine] a kind of weed, perhaps chickpea (cicercula), see Löwp. 153 (Syriac fodder for horses; ᵑ7Proverbs 24:31 gives חוּרְלָא‎) — absolute ׳חJob 30:6; Zephaniah 2:9; plural חֲרֻלִיםProverbs 24:31; — as growing in devastated land, collective Zephaniah 2:9; in vineyard of slothful, plural ח פניו ׳כִּסּוּProverbs 24:31 ("" קִמְּשׂגִים‎); as sole shelter of certain outcast peoples Job 30:7 (שִׂיחִים‎).