sunn hempsunn hemp
- A tropical Asian plant (Crotalaria juncea) in the pea family, having clusters of yellow flowers.
- A tough fiber obtained from the stems of this plant, used for cordage. In both senses also called sunn.
Origin of sunn hempHindi san, from Sanskrit śa&nlowdot;a-, hempen, from śa&nlowdot;a&hlowdot;, hemp.