chodchod

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

chodchod (uncountable)

  1. A form of oriental ruby, carbuncle or possibly jasper

Usage notes[edit]

  • This word is used in the Bible, where it is either simply transliterated or translated as any of several red precious stones.