a tree, possibly the red sandalwood. 1 Kings 10:12.
- Compare algum.
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How to use almug in a sentence
The walls of these chambers were of cedar, the roof of the noble almug wood, and the floor of poplar boards.The Delights of Wisdom Pertaining to Conjugial Love | Emanuel Swedenborg
She has not come to prove him with hard questions, but to repose under his almug trees.A Dream of Empire | William Henry Venable
And the navy also of Hiram, that brought gold from Ophir, brought in from Ophir great plenty of almug trees and precious stones.The Bible Story | Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
No Jewish lexicon tells us of almug or algum trees; no Hebrew writer undertakes to describe them.Prehistoric Structures of Central America | Martin Ingham Townsend