Definitions for mahoganyməˈhɒg ə ni
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
ma•hog•a•nyməˈhɒg ə ni(n.)(pl.)-nies.
any of several tropical American trees of the genus Swietenia, esp. S. mahagoni and S. macrophylla, yielding hard, reddish brown wood used for making furniture.
the wood itself.
any of various related or similar trees or their wood.
a reddish brown color.
Origin of mahogany:
1650–60; perh. < some non-Carib language of the West Indies
wood of any of various mahogany trees; much used for cabinetwork and furniture
mahogany, mahogany tree(noun)
any of various tropical timber trees of the family Meliaceae especially the genus Swietinia valued for their hard yellowish- to reddish-brown wood that is readily worked and takes a high polish
reddish brown, sepia, burnt sienna, Venetian red, mahogany(noun)
a shade of brown with a tinge of red
Any of various tropical American evergreen trees, of the genus Swietenia, having a valuable hard red-brown wood.
The wood of these trees, mostly used to make furniture.
Made of mahogany.
Having the colour of mahogany; dark reddish-brown.
Origin: Origin uncertain.
a large tree of the genus Swietenia (S. Mahogoni), found in tropical America
the wood of the Swietenia Mahogoni. It is of a reddish brown color, beautifully veined, very hard, and susceptible of a fine polish. It is used in the manufacture of furniture
a table made of mahogany wood
Translations for mahogany
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
the wood of a tropical American tree, much used for making furniture
This table is made of mahogany; (also adjective) a mahogany table.
- خَشَب ماهوغونيArabic
- mognoPortuguese (BR)
- das Mahagoni; Mahagoni-...German
- mahogni; mahogni-Danish
- چوب ماهونFarsi
- (en) acajouFrench
- ,מַהֲגוֹנִי, תוֹלַענָהHebrew
- mogano; di/in moganoItalian
- 마호가니(열대 아메리카산)Korean
- mahagonijs, sarkankoksLatvian
- چوب ماهونPersian
- يو ډول لرګى په امريكا كښى موندل كيږىPashto
- (de) mahonRomanian
- красное деревоRussian
- mahagón; mahagónovýSlovak
- maun (kerestesi)Turkish
- 核桃木(桃花心木)Chinese (Trad.)
- червоне деревоUkrainian
- ایک سرخی مائل بھوری لکڑیUrdu
- gỗ gụVietnamese
- 桃花心木Chinese (Simp.)
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