Aaron's rod


Definition of Aaron's rod

  1. 1 :  any of several plants with tall flowering stems; especially :  great mullein

  2. 2 :  an architectural ornament consisting of a rounded molding decorated by a single entwined serpent and sometimes vines and leaves

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Origin and Etymology of aaron's rod

so called from the reference (Numbers 17:8) to the patriarch Aaron's rod, which blossomed and yielded almonds

First Known Use: 1812

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capable of being understood in two ways

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