Meaning of Thorn



English: Thorn
Bangla: শাখাকণ্টক, শল্য, কাঁটা, কণ্টক, কণ্টকাকার বস্ত্র, খোঁচ, সকণ্টক বেড়াঝোপ
Hindi: कांटा, कंटिया, पनस, ख़ार
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

a sharp excrescence on a plant, especially a sharp-pointed aborted branch; spine; prickle.

Definition: 2

any of various thorny shrubs or trees, especially the hawthorns belonging to the genus Crataegus, of the rose family.

Definition: 3

the wood of any of these trees.

Definition: 4

a runic character (þ), borrowed into the Latin alphabet and representing the initial th sounds in thin and they in Old English, or thin in modern Icelandic.

Definition: 5

something that wounds, annoys, or causes discomfort.