nardus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nardus, from Ancient Greek νάρδος (nárdos).

Noun[edit]

nardus (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) The ointment nard.
    • 1526, William Tyndale, trans. Bible, John XII:
      Then toke Mary a pounde off oyntment called nardus, perfecte and precious, and anoynted Jesus fete, and wept his fete with her heer, and all the housse smelled off the savre off the oyntment.
  2. (obsolete) The plant nard.
  3. Matgrass (Nardus spp.).

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch nardus (also narde from Old French narde), a borrowing from Latin nardus.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

nardus c (uncountable)

  1. nard (plant)
  2. nard (oil, fragrance)

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnɑrdus/, [ˈnɑrdus̠]
  • Rhymes: -ɑrdus
  • Syllabification: nar‧dus

Noun[edit]

nardus

  1. nard, spikenard (oil, fragrance, from Nardostachys jatamansi)
  2. nard, spikenard (Nardostachys jatamansi)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of nardus (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative nardus nardukset
genitive narduksen nardusten
narduksien
partitive nardusta narduksia
illative nardukseen narduksiin
singular plural
nominative nardus nardukset
accusative nom. nardus nardukset
gen. narduksen
genitive narduksen nardusten
narduksien
partitive nardusta narduksia
inessive narduksessa narduksissa
elative narduksesta narduksista
illative nardukseen narduksiin
adessive narduksella narduksilla
ablative nardukselta narduksilta
allative nardukselle narduksille
essive narduksena narduksina
translative nardukseksi narduksiksi
instructive narduksin
abessive narduksetta narduksitta
comitative narduksineen
Possessive forms of nardus (type vastaus)
possessor singular plural
1st person nardukseni narduksemme
2nd person narduksesi narduksenne
3rd person narduksensa

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

nardus

  1. Romanization of 𐌽𐌰𐍂𐌳𐌿𐍃

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek νάρδος (nárdos).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nardus f (genitive nardī); second declension

  1. The ointment nard
  2. The plant nard

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative nardus nardī
Genitive nardī nardōrum
Dative nardō nardīs
Accusative nardum nardōs
Ablative nardō nardīs
Vocative narde nardī

Descendants[edit]

  • Italian: nardo
  • Middle Dutch: nardus
  • Old French: narde
  • Spanish: nardo

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