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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5373 - נֵרְדְּ

Word Origin
of foreign origin
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) spikenard, nard

1a) an odoriferous aromatic plant from India

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3487 ‑ νάρδος (nar'‑dos);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (3) HCS (3)
Song of Solomon 3
Song of Solomon 3
Song of Solomon 3
n-cmp 1
n-cms 1
n-cmp 1
n-cms 1
n-cmp 1
n-cms 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2439) drn (נרד NRD) AC: ? CO: Nard AB: ?: (eng: nard)

Nm) drn (נרד NRD) - Nard: An aromatic plant. KJV (3): spikenard - Strongs: H5373 (נֵרְדְּ)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 נֵרְדְּ noun masculine, nard, an odorific plant from India ( via Persia) (Sanskrit naladâ; Persian nârdîn; Sabean, Arabic transposed according to DHM Burgen u. Schlosser 975 (SB xcvii) see also SabDenkm82; Greek νάρδος [so ᵐ5] (through Semites) Lewy Fremdwörter 40; compare Löw No. 316 Lag M. ii. 25); — absolute ׳נ Song of Solomon 4:14; suffix נִרְדִּי תַן רֵיחוֺ Song of Solomon 1:12; plural נְרָדִים Song of Solomon 4:13.

נֵרִיָּה see נֵר below נור

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

נֵרְדְּ m. with suff. נִרְדִּי, plur. נְרָדִים, nard, Indian spikenard; Sanscr. narda; Song of Solomon 1:12, 4:13, 14. See Celsii Hierobot. tom. ii. p. 1, seqq.; Jones, On the Spikenard of the Ancients, in Asiatic Researches, vol. v.

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List of Word Forms
נְרָדִֽים׃ נִרְדִּ֖י נֵ֣רְדְּ ׀ נרד נרדי נרדים׃ nə·rā·ḏîm nê·rəd neraDim nərāḏîm Nered nêrəd nir·dî nirDi nirdî
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Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
the Week of Proper 27 / Ordinary 32
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