nard
noun Etymology: Middle English narde, from Old English, from Latin nardus, from Greek nardos, of Semitic origin; akin to Hebrew nērd nard Date: before 12th century spikenard 1b

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  • nard — [ nar ] n. m. • 1538; narde 1213; lat. nardus, d o. orientale 1 ♦ Nard (indien) : plante herbacée, exotique (valérianacées), aromate très apprécié des Anciens. ♢ Parfum extrait de cette plante. 2 ♦ (1538) Nom de diverses valérianacées. Nard… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • nard — s.m. 1. Nume dat mai multor specii de plante erbacee originare din regiunea munţilor Himalaia (Nardostachys); spec. plantă cu rădăcină scurtă şi groasă, fibroasă şi foarte aromată, cu frunze moi şi flori roşii purpurii (Nardostachys iatamansi). 2 …   Dicționar Român

  • Nard — may refer to: Nard (game) (نرد), the Persian board game similar to backgammon Nard (plant) or spikenard, a flowering plant of the Valerian family The Nard, a nickname for the city of Oxnard, California in the United States Nard, an album by… …   Wikipedia

  • Nard — (n[aum]rd), n. [AS., fr. L. nardus, Gr. na rdos; cf. Heb. n[^e]rd, Per. nard, Scr. nalada.] 1. (Bot.) An East Indian plant ({Nardostachys Jatamansi}) of the Valerian family, used from remote ages in Oriental perfumery. [1913 Webster] 2. An… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nard — Nard, Hebraei dicunt Nerd: C est une herbe qu on appelle ainsi Nardus. Huile de nard, Oleum nardinum. Herbe, ou arbreau qu on appelle nard Celtique, ou Gaulique, Saliunca saliuncae …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • nard — [närd] n. [ME narde < OFr < L nardus < Gr nardos < Sem, as in Heb nērd, prob. < Sans nálada , nard] var. of SPIKENARD (sense 2) …   English World dictionary

  • nard — (n.) late 14c., from O.Fr. narde (Mod.Fr. nard), from L. nardus, from Gk. nardos, of Eastern origin (Cf. Heb. ner d, pl. n radim; Arabic and Persian nardin, Skt. narada, nalada, name of an aromatic balsam) …   Etymology dictionary

  • nard — NARD. s. m. Sorte de plante odoriferante. La lavende est une espece de nard …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • nard — Mot Monosíl·lab Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • Nard — Nȁrd m DEFINICIJA naselje (u blizini Valpova), 608 stan …   Hrvatski jezični portal

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