حنا

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ح ن و (ḥ-n-w); compare ح ن ي (ḥ-n-y) and حَنَى (ḥanā, to bend).

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حَنَا (ḥanā) I, non-past يَحْنُو‎ (yaḥnū)

  1. to bend, crook
  2. to contort
  3. to bend the head

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حَنَا (ḥanā) I, non-past يَحْنُو‎ (yaḥnū)

  1. to make a bow

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حَنَا (ḥanā) I, non-past يَحْنُو‎ (yaḥnū)

  1. to lean towards, incline
  2. (construed with عَلَى (ʿalā)) to have an inclination for

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Laki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حِنَّاء (ḥinnāʾ), from verb حَنَّأَ (ḥannaʾa).

Noun[edit]

حنا (transliteration needed)

  1. henna

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حِنَّاء (ḥinnāʾ), from Middle Persian *hannāy- (to smear, anoint), compare Manichaean Middle Persian ʾnwdg (annōdag, the anointed one, Messiah), Modern Persian اندودن (andudan).

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حنا (hanâ)

  1. henna

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حِنَّاء (ḥinnāʾ), from verb حَنَّأَ (ḥannaʾa).

Noun[edit]

حنا (ḥinnāf

  1. henna

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