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Definition of Benjamin

Benjamin
Spicewood Spice"wood`, n. (Bot.) An American shrub (Lindera Benzoin), the bark of which has a spicy taste and odor; -- called also Benjamin, wild allspice, and fever bush.
Benjamin
Benjamin Ben"ja*min, n. [Corrupted from benzoin.] See Benzoin.
Benjamin
Benjamin Ben"ja*min, n. A kind of upper coat for men. [Colloq. Eng.]
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Benzoin Ben*zoin" (b[e^]n*zoin"), n. [Cf. F. benjoin, Sp. benjui, Pg. beijoin; all fr. Ar. lub[=a]n-j[=a]w[=i] incense form Sumatra (named Java in Arabic), the first syllable being lost. Cf. Benjamin.] Note: [Called also benjamin.] 1. A resinous substance, dry and brittle, obtained from the Styrax benzoin, a tree of Sumatra, Java, etc., having a fragrant odor, and slightly aromatic taste. It is used in the preparation of benzoic acid, in medicine, and as a perfume. 2. A white crystalline substance, C14H12O2, obtained from benzoic aldehyde and some other sources. 3. (Bot.) The spicebush (Lindera benzoin). Flowers of benzoin, benzoic acid. See under Benzoic.

Meaning of Benjamin from wikipedia

- Benjamin (Hebrew: בנימין, Binyāmîn, "Son of the right side") was the last-born of Jacob's thirteen children (12 sons and 1 daughter), and the second and...
- Benjamin Franklin FRS FRSA FRSE (January 17, 1706 [O.S. January 6, 1706] – April 17, 1790) was an American polymath and one of the Founding Fathers of...
- Benjamin Aaron Shapiro (born January 15, 1984) is an American conservative political commentator, media host, and attorney. At age 17, he became the youngest...
- Benjamin William Mkapa (12 November 1938 – 23 July 2020) was a Tanzanian politician who served as the third President of Tanzania. He was in office for...
- Benjamin Netanyahu (/ˌnɛtɑːnˈjɑːhuː/; Hebrew: בִּנְיָמִין נְתַנְיָהוּ (help·info); born 21 October 1949) is an Israeli politician serving as Prime Minister...
- Lefty Ruggiero (born Benjamin Ruggiero; April 19, 1926 – November 24, 1994) was an American soldier in the Bonanno crime family. He is well known for his...
- André Lauren Benjamin (born May 27, 1975), more known as André 3000, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and actor best known for being a part of...
- Shelton Benjamin (born July 9, 1975) is an American professional wrestler currently signed to WWE, performing on the Raw brand. He is also known for his...
- Owen Benjamin Smith (born May 24, 1980) is an American comedian, actor, and alt-right political commentator. Owen Benjamin was born to John Kares Smith...
- Benjamin Millepied (French pronunciation: ​[bɛ̃.ʒa.mɛ᷉ mil.pje]; born 10 June 1977) is a French dancer and c****ographer, who has lived and worked in the...
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