bhang


bhang
bhang 1590s, from Hindi bhang "narcotic from hemp," from Skt. bhangah "hemp." Cognate with Russian penika, Polish pienka (from Russian) "hemp." The word first appears in Western Europe in Portuguese (1560s).

Etymology dictionary. 2014.

Synonyms:
(Cannabis Indica) / (or hasheesh)


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