- myrtle beach,
- myrtle family
Origin of myrrh
Examples from the Web for myrrh
Same with the Three Kings and their gold, frankincense, and myrrh.
Casper, Melchior, and Balthazar “presented unto him gifts; gold, and frankincense, and myrrh.”
Take three scruples each of mugwort, myrrh, gentian and pill.
From their palaces they gathered rich gifts, gold and frankincense and myrrh.Pieces of Hate|Heywood Broun
And opening their treasures they offered him gold, frankincense and myrrh, as it is written in the Gospel.Balthasar|Anatole France
“They gave him to drink wine mingled with myrrh” (Mark xv, 23).The Bible|John E. Remsburg
During a quarter of an hour he lavished on him his myrrh and honey.Samuel Brohl & Company|Victor Cherbuliez
Word Origin for myrrh
Old English myrre, from Latin myrrha (also source of Dutch mirre, German Myrrhe, French myrrhe, Italian, Spanish mirra), from Greek myrrha, from a Semitic source (cf. Akkadian murru, Hebrew mor, Arabic murr "myrrh"), from a root meaning "was bitter."