a town in the "plain" of Judah. It has been identified with Beit Nuzib, about 14 miles south-west of Jerusalem, in the Wady Sur (Josh. 15:43).
Ibrahim won his last victory for his father at nezib on the 24th of June 1839.
The viceroy and the sultan continued to strengthen their forces, and a conflict occurred near nezib on June 24, 1839.
Ibrahim, seeing his flank menaced, attacked it at nezib on the 24th of June.