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Perhaps ultimately of Taíno origin akin to Eyeri (Taíno dialect of Puerto Rico) maga mahogany
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Spanish mahogani, possibly from a Mayan name.
Damian appeared to be waiting for him, perched on the corner of a mahogany desk with his arms crossed.
Large Mahogany doors swung into an entry graced with antique furnishings.
Natasha was lying looking steadily straight before her at one of the mahogany sphinxes carved on the corners of the bedstead, so that the countess only saw her daughter's face in profile.
She lifted a stack of papers and straightened them with a sharp rap on her mahogany desktop, deliberately ignoring his empty invitation.
In southern Kordofan and in the higher parts of the Bahr-el-Ghazal the silag and ebony are also common, as well as African mahogany (homraya, Khaya senegalensis) and other timber trees.
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