|Easton's Bible Dictionary|
(1.) Hebrew atad, Judges 9:14; rendered "thorn," Psalm 58:9. The LXX. and Vulgate render by rhamnus, a thorny shrub common in Palestine, resembling the hawthorn.
(2.) Hebrew hoah, Isaiah 34:13 (R.V. "thistles"); "thickets" in 1 Samuel 13:6; "thistles" in 2 Kings 14:9, 2 Chronicles 25:18, Job 31:40; "thorns" in 2 Chronicles 33:11, Cant. 2:2, Hosea 9:6. The word may be regarded as denoting the common thistle, of which there are many species which encumber the corn-fields of Palestine. (see THORNS.)
Noah Webster's Dictionary
1. (n.) Any plant of the genus Rubus, including the raspberry and blackberry. Hence: Any rough, prickly shrub.
2. (n.) The brambling or bramble finch.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
Bramble (7 Occurrences)
Luke 6:44 For each tree is known by its own fruit. For people don't gather figs from thorns, nor do they gather grapes from a bramble bush. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT RSV)
Genesis 3:18 and thorn and bramble it doth bring forth to thee, and thou hast eaten the herb of the field; (YLT)
Judges 9:14 "Then said all the trees to the bramble,'Come and reign over us.' (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Judges 9:15 "The bramble said to the trees,'If in truth you anoint me king over you, then come and take refuge in my shade; and if not, let fire come out of the bramble, and devour the cedars of Lebanon.' (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Psalms 58:9 Before your pots discern the bramble, As well the raw as the heated He whirleth away. (YLT)
Isaiah 34:13 And thorns shall come up in her palaces, nettles and brambles in the fortresses thereof: and it shall be an habitation of dragons, and a court for owls. (Root in KJV DBY WBS YLT NIV)
Hosea 10:8 And destroyed have been high places of Aven, the sin of Israel. Thorn and bramble go up on their altars, And they have said to hills, Cover us, And to heights, Fall upon us. (YLT)