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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