Definitions English

  • A tree or shrub (Lawsonia inermis) of the Middle East, having fragrant white or reddish flowers.
  • A reddish-orange dyestuff prepared from the dried and ground leaves of this plant, used as a cosmetic dye and for coloring leather and fabrics.
  • A moderate or strong reddish brown to strong brown.
  • To dye (hair, for example) with henna.