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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, "Son of the right side") was the last-born of Jacob's thirteen children (12 sons and 1 daughter), and the second and last son...
- Benjamin Franklin FRS FRSA FRSE (January 17, 1706 [O.S. January 6, 1705] – April 17, 1790) was an American polymath and one of the Founding Fathers of...
- Kelvin Benjamin (born February 5, 1991) is a former American football wide receiver. He pla**** college football at Florida State and was drafted by the...
- Benjamin Garré (born 11 July 2000) is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a forward for Racing Club de Avellaneda. Benjamín Garré at Soccerway...
- Regina Marcia Benjamin (born October 26, 1956) is an American physician and a former vice admiral in the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps...
- Alec Shane Benjamin (born May 28, 1994) is an American singer and songwriter from Phoenix, Arizona. He has gained po****rity from his pop indie songs that...
- Benjamin Gilani is an Indian actor of film, television and theatre. He portra**** Jawaharlal Nehru in the 1993 film Sardar. He also acted in the movie "Hum...
- Benjamin Millepied (French pronunciation: ​[bɛ̃.ʒa.mɛ᷉ mil.pje]; born 10 June 1977) is a dancer and c****ographer, who has lived and worked in the United...
- Benjamin ****mings specializes in science and is a publishing imprint of Pearson Education, the world's largest education publishing and technology company...
- Sir Benjamin Benjamin JP (2 September 1834 – 7 March 1905) was an Australian businessman and politician, member of the Victorian Legislative Council from...
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