anjan

noun
an·​jan | \ ˈanjən, -ˌjan \
plural -s

Definition of anjan

1 : a timber tree (Hardwickia binata) of India
2 : the very hard dark red or purplish wood of the anjan tree

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First Known Use of anjan

1870, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for anjan

borrowed from Hindi añjan

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“Anjan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anjan. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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