[huhn-oo-mahn, hah-noo-; huhn-oo-mahn, hah-noo-] /ˈhʌn ʊˌmɑn, ˈhɑ nʊ-; ˌhʌn ʊˈmɑn, ˌhɑ nʊ-/
noun, plural hanumans for 1.
Also called entellus. a langur, Presbytis (Semnopithecus) entellus, held sacred in India.
(initial capital letter) Hindu Mythology. a monkey chief who is a conspicuous figure in the Ramayana.
(sometimes not capital) another word for entellus
the monkey chief of Hindu mythology and devoted helper of Rama
graciously given. (1.) The son and successor of Nahash, king of Moab. David’s messengers, sent on an embassy of condolence to him to Rabbah Ammon, his capital, were so grossly insulted that he proclaimed war against Hanun. David’s army, under the command of Joab, forthwith crossed the Jordan, and gained a complete victory over the […]
- Han unification
- Han Wu Ti
[hahn woo dee] /ˈhɑn ˈwu ˈdi/ noun 1. (Liu Ch’e; Liu Che) 156–87 b.c, emperor of China 140–87.
- Hanya holm
[hohlm] /hoʊlm/ noun 1. Hanya [hahn-ye] /ˌhɑn yɛ/ (Show IPA), 1895?–1992, U.S. dancer, choreographer, and teacher; born in Germany. /həʊm/ noun (dialect, mainly Northwest English) 1. an island in a river, lake, or estuary 2. low flat land near a river /həʊm/ noun 1. short for holm oak 2. (mainly Brit) a dialect word for […]