sunn

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noun \ˈsən\

Definition of sunn

  1. :  an annual Indian herb (Crotalaria juncea) of the legume family with slender branches, simple leaves, and yellow flowers; also :  its valuable fiber resembling hemp that is lighter and stronger than jute

Origin and Etymology of sunn

Hindi & Urdu san, from Sanskrit śaṇa


First Known Use: 1774


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