3487: νάρδος


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Dodson dictionary

3487
νάρδος, ου, ἡ,       Noun, Feminine
spikenard, a perfume made originally from a plant growing on the Himalayas.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

3487 nárdos – nard (spikenard); an Indian plant, "the nardostachys nardus jatamansi, used for the preparation of a fragrant ointment; ointment of nard: Mk 14:3; Jn 12:3" (Abbott-Smith).  When refined, nard is a "perfume, made originally from the 'Nardostachys Jatamansi' growing on the Himalayas" (Souter).

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

3487
νάρδος (nárdos)
of foreign origin (compare 5373); "nard"
:--(spike-)nard.

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)