Myrrh frae the Ebreu '"מור"' ("mor") an Arabic مر (mur) is the aromatic resin o a nummer o smaw, thorny tree species o the genus Commiphora,[1] which is an essential ile termed an oleoresin. Myrrh resin is a naitural gum. It haes been uised throuoot history as a perfume, incense an medicine. Myrrh mixed wi wine can an aa be ingestit.

Commiphora myrrha tree, ane o the primary trees frae which myrrh is harvestit.


  1. Rice, Patty C., Amber: Golden Gem of the Ages, Author House, Bloomington, 2006 p.321