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algum


algum


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Almug  \Al"mug\,  Algum  \Al"gum\,  n.  [Heb.,  perh.  borrowed  fr 
  Skr.  valguka  sandalwood.]  (Script.) 
  A  tree  or  wood  of  the  Bible  (2  Chron.  ii  8;  1  K.  x.  11). 
 
  Note:  Most  writers  at  the  present  day  follow  Celsius,  who 
  takes  it  to  be  the  red  sandalwood  of  China  and  the 
  Indian  Archipelago.  --W.  Smith. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Algum  \Al"gum\,  n. 
  Same  as  {Almug}  (and  etymologically  preferable).  --2  Chron. 
  ii  8. 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Algum 
  (2  Chr.  2:8;  9:10,11),  the  same  as  almug  (1  Kings  10:11).