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ban·dan·naor ban·dan·a (băn-dăn′ə)
A large handkerchief usually patterned and brightly colored.
[Probably Portuguese, from Hindi bāndhnū, tie-dyeing, from bāndhnā, to tie, from Sanskrit bandhati, he ties; see bhendh- in Indo-European roots.]
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(Clothing & Fashion) a large silk or cotton handkerchief or neckerchief
[C18: from Hindi bāndhnū tie-dyeing, from bāndhnā to tie, from Sanskrit bandhnāti he ties]
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or ban•dan•a(bænˈdæn ə)
n., pl. -dan•nas or -dan•as.
a large, usu. figured handkerchief often worn as a scarf.
[1745–55; earlier bandanno < Hindi bā̃dhnū tie dyeing]
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A large, colorful handkerchief often worn around the neck.
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bandannabandana [bænˈdænə] n → bandana m
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