Is found in the English Bible, 1 Kings 19:4,5; Job 30:4; Psalms 120:4. The Hebrew word, however, signifies the plant Genista, or Spanish broom, which is common in the desert regions of Arabia, and has yellowish blossoms and a bitter root.
These dictionary topics are from American Tract Society Bible Dictionary published in 1859. Public Domain, copy freely.
Rand, W. W. "Entry for 'JUNIPER'". "American Tract Society Bible Dictionary".