|Easton's Bible Dictionary|
Hebrews luz, (Genesis 30:37), a nutbearing tree. The Hebrew word is rendered in the Vulgate by amygdalinus, "the almond-tree," which is probably correct. That tree flourishes in Syria.
Noah Webster's Dictionary
1. (n.) A shrub or small tree of the genus Corylus, as the C. avellana, bearing a nut containing a kernel of a mild, farinaceous taste; the filbert. The American species are C. Americana, which produces the common hazelnut, and C. rostrata. See Filbert.
2. (n.) A miner's name for freestone.
3. (a.) Consisting of hazels, or of the wood of the hazel; pertaining to, or derived from, the hazel; as, a hazel wand.
4. (a.) of a light brown color, like the hazelnut.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ha'-z'-l (Genesis 30:37 the King James Version).
Hazel (1 Occurrence)
Genesis 30:37 And Jacob took him rods of green poplar, and of the hazel and chestnut tree; and pilled white streaks in them, and made the white appear which was in the rods. (KJV WBS YLT)