Definitions for ganjaˈgɑn dʒə, ˈgæn-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. marijuana, marihuana, ganja, Cannabis sativa(noun)

    a strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared

  2. cannabis, marijuana, marihuana, ganja(noun)

    the most commonly used illicit drug; considered a soft drug, it consists of the dried leaves of the hemp plant; smoked or chewed for euphoric effect


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  2. Ganja(ProperNoun)

    Second largest city of Azerbaijan, known as Yelizavetpol between 1804 and 1918 and as Kirovabad between 1935 and 1983. The birthplace of great Persian poet Nezami.

  3. Origin: From Bengali , from .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ganja(noun)

    the dried hemp plant, used in India for smoking. It is extremely narcotic and intoxicating

  2. Origin: [Hind. gnjh.]


  1. Ganja, Azerbaijan

    Ganja is Azerbaijan's second-largest city with a population of just over 1,000,000. It was named Elisabethpol in the Russian Empire period. The city regained its original name Ganja in 1920 during the first part of its incorporation into the Soviet Union. However, its name was changed again in 1935 to Kirovabad and retained it throughout the later Soviet period from 1935. Finally in 1989, during Perestroika, the city regained the original name.

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