νάρδος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Phoenician (compare Hebrew נֵרְדְּ (nērd), Aramaic נִרְדָּא (nirdā) and Akkadian 𒆠𒆗 (lardu [HIRIM])), from Sanskrit नलद (nálada, Indian narde).

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Noun[edit]

νάρδος (nárdos) (genitive νάρδου) f, second declension

  1. nard plant, spikenard, nardin, muskroot.
  2. nard oil, a highly prized ointment made from the plant.

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Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

νάρδος (nárdosm, f (plural νάρδοι)

  1. valerian, nard, spikenard (Nardostachys grandiflora).

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