nin-sin

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n nin-sin Chinese herb with palmately compound leaves and small greenish flowers and forked aromatic roots believed to have medicinal powers
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Usage

In literature:

A temple was erected to Nin-e-gal by the wife of Rim-Sin, of the dynasty ruling in Larsa.
"The Religion of Babylonia and Assyria" by Morris Jastrow
And when God saw them turn from their sins and pray to him, he did not do to Nin-e-veh as he said he would.
"Young Folks' Bible in Words of Easy Reading" by Josephine Pollard
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