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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2238 - ἡδύοσμον
- sweet smelling, garden mint
- a kind of small odoriferous herb, with which the Jews used to scatter on the floors of their houses and synagogues
Neuter of a compound of the same as G2234 and G3744
* ἡδύ -οσμος , -ον
(<ἡδύς , ὀσμή ),
sweet-smelling; as subst., τὸ ἡ ., mint: Matthew 23:23, Luke 11:42.†
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Τὸ ἡδύοσμον, the popular name for μίνθη, ";mint"; (Vg. mentha), in Matthew 23:23, Luke 11:42, survives in MGr in the form δυ ̰όσμος, ";jasmine.";
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Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
the Week of Proper 24 / Ordinary 29