3487: νάρδος

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G3487 νάρδος, ου, ἡ

Transliteration: nárdos

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: spikenard, a perfume made originally from a plant growing on the Himalayas.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G3487 νάρδος

Transliteration: nárdos

Derivation: of foreign origin (compare H5373);

Definition: "nard"

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

νάρδος

G3487 

Occurrences in the NT: 2

νάρδος, -ου, ἡ
(Heb. נֵרְדְּ, both from Sanscrit narda, v. Boisacq, s.v.), [in LXX: Ca 1:12 4:13, 14 (נֵרְדְּ)*;]
nard;
(a) an Indian plant, the Nardostachys nardus jatamansi, used for the preparation of a fragrant ointment;
(b) ointment of nard: Mk 14:3, Jo 12:3.†

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition