alheña

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish alhenna, from Andalusian Arabic [script needed] (alḥínna), from Arabic حِنَّاء(ḥinnāʾ).

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Noun[edit]

alheña f (plural alheñas)

  1. henna (shrub (Lawsonia inermis) and dye)
  2. privet (Ligustrum)

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