Origin of bdellium
Examples from the Web for bdellium
Alca kept the bdellium and a few things to please her young friends, and distributed the rest among the delighted girls.The Paladins of Edwin the Great|Clements R. Markham
They were brimful of myrobalan, bdellium, saffron, and violets.Salammbo|Gustave Flaubert
Pliny also mentions "Bdellium," if that was the substance known as "B'dolach."
The bdellium mentioned in Gen. ii, 12, was apparently a precious stone, perhaps a pearl.
Was "bdellium" (as probably being a fragrant gum) one of these offerings?