variants or less commonly munja
plural munjes also munjas
: a tough Asiatic grass (Saccharum munja) whose tenacious culms are used for ropes, twine, and baskets

Word History


Hindi & Sanskrit; Hindi mũj, mū̃j, from Sanskrit muñja

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“Munj.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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