-Common to Palestine Numbers 13:23; Deuteronomy 8:8

-To Egypt Psalm 105:33

-Employed as a remedy 2 Kings 20:7; Isaiah 38:21

-Traffic in Nehemiah 13:15

-Dried and preserved 1 Samuel 30: 12

-Cakes of, sent by Abigail to David 1 Samuel 25:18-35

-Aprons made of fig leaves, by Adam and Eve Genesis 3:7