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  1. Kohnur(noun)

    a famous diamond, surrendered to the British crown on the annexation of the Punjab. According to Hindoo legends, it was found in a Golconda mine, and has been the property of various Hindoo and Persian rulers

  2. Origin: [Per. koh-i-nr, lit., mountain of light.]

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