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henna

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Noun, Verb (transitive)
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hen=na
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2 in 2 verses (in OT : 2 in 2 verses)

CIDE DICTIONARY

hennan. [Ar. hinnā alcanna (Lawsonia inermis syn. Lawsonia alba). Cf. Alcanna, Alkanet, Orchanet.].
  •  A thorny tree or shrub of the genus Lawsonia (Lawsonia alba). The fragrant white blossoms are used by the Buddhists in religious ceremonies. The powdered leaves furnish a red coloring matter used in the East to stain the nails and fingers, the manes of horses, etc.  [1913 Webster]
  •  The leaves of the henna plant, or a preparation or dyestuff made from them.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

henna, n.
1 a tropical shrub, Lawsonia inermis, having small pink, red, or white flowers.
2 the reddish dye from its shoots and leaves esp. used to colour hair.

Etymology
Arab. hinna'

THESAURUS

henna

Titian, adust, auburn, bay, bay-colored, bayard, brazen, bronze, bronze-colored, bronzed, brownish-red, castaneous, chestnut, chestnut-brown, copper, copper-colored, coppery, cupreous, ferruginous, foxy, liver-brown, liver-colored, livid-brown, mahogany, reddish-brown, roan, rubiginous, rufous, russet, russety, rust, rust-colored, rusty, sunburned, terra-cotta

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