Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » N » Naqua ... Narthecium

NARD

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does nard mean? 

NARD (noun)
  The noun NARD has 1 sense:

1. an aromatic ointment used in antiquity

  Familiarity information: NARD used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


NARD (noun)


Sense 1nard [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An aromatic ointment used in antiquity

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

nard; spikenard

Hypernyms ("nard" is a kind of...):

cream; emollient; ointment (toiletry consisting of any of various substances in the form of a thick liquid that have a soothing and moisturizing effect when applied to the skin)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"Cider on beer, never fear; beer upon cider, makes a bad rider." (English proverb)

"The nose didn't smell the rotting head." (Bhutanese proverb)

"If you wish, ask for more." (Arabic proverb)

"He who sleeps cannot catch fish." (Corsican proverb)

Page delivered in 0.0421 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: