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John 12:3 NIV

3 Then Mary took about a pinta of pure nard, an expensive perfume; she poured it on Jesus’ feet and wiped his feet with her hair. And the house was filled with the fragrance of the perfume.

References for John 12:3

    •  12:3 - Or about 0.5 liter

      Study tools for John 12:3

      • a 12:3 - Or about 0.5 liter
      • b 12:5 - Greek "three hundred denarii"
      • c 12:8 - See Deut. 15:11.
      • d 12:13 - A Hebrew expression meaning “Save!” which became an exclamation of praise
      • e 12:13 - Psalm 118:25,26
      • f 12:15 - Zech. 9:9
      • g 12:32 - The Greek for "lifted up" also means "exalted" .
      • h 12:38 - Isaiah 53:1
      • i 12:40 - Isaiah 6:10