- Hindu Myth. a demigod in the form of a monkey
- a small, slender-bodied, leaf-eating monkey (Presbytis entellus) with a long tail, found in Southeast Asia
Origin of hanumanHindi Hanum?n ; from Sanskrit hanumant, having (big) jaws ; from h?nu-, jaw ; from Indo-European base an unverified form ?enu- from source chin
Any of various terrestrial monkeys of the genus Semnopithecus of southern Asia, having a gray body and a black face. Also called gray langur.
Origin of hanumanHindi hanuman, from Sanskrit Hanuman, a monkey-god in Hindu mythology, from hanuman, having a large jaw, from hanu, jaw; see genu-2 in Indo-European roots.
- The entellus (Presbytis entellus)