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  1. nard, spikenard(noun)

    an aromatic ointment used in antiquity

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. nard(Noun)

    A flowering plant of the Valerian family that grows in the Himalayas of China, used as a perfume, an incense, a sedative, and an herbal medicine said to fight insomnia, flatulence, birth difficulties, and other minor ailments.

  2. nard(Noun)

    A fragrant oil formerly much prized from the plant.

  3. nard(Noun)

    (usually plural as nards) American 1980s slang word for testicles, equivalent to balls or nuts. Example: The soccer ball hit me right in the nards!

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Nard(noun)

    an East Indian plant (Nardostachys Jatamansi) of the Valerian family, used from remote ages in Oriental perfumery

  2. Nard(noun)

    an ointment prepared partly from this plant. See Spikenard

  3. Nard(noun)

    a kind of grass (Nardus stricta) of little value, found in Europe and Asia

  4. Origin: [AS., fr. L. nardus, Gr. na`rdos; cf. Heb. nrd, Per. nard, Scr. nalada.]

Anagrams of nard »

  1. Rand

  2. RDNA


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