NextPrevious

Old Testament

Wisdom and Poetical Books

What is “nard”?

Song of Solomon 1:12 (NRSV) reads, “While the king was on his couch, my nard gave forth its fragrance.” Nard is an aromatic ointment derived from the spikenard plant.



Close

This is a web preview of the "The Handy Bible Answer Book" app. Many features only work on your mobile device. If you like what you see, we hope you will consider buying. Get the App