Agarwood in the Christian bible

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  1. humbll

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    "Aloes" (Agarwood) is mentioned 5 times in the bible, the most recent mention is that of Nicodemus wrapping Jesus' body with linen and the spices.

    Numbers 24:6
    Psalms 45:8
    Proverbs 7:17
    Song of Solomon 4:14
    John 19:39
     
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    Also i want to mention that Ancient Greeks calling the Agarwood as: Ξυλαλόη - Αγάλλοχον - Agallochon
     
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    interesting :)
     

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