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Koh-i-noor

/ˌkəʊɪˈnʊə/
noun
1.
a very large oval Indian diamond, part of the British crown jewels since 1849, weighing 108.8 carats
Word Origin
C19: from Persian Kōh-i-nūr, literally: mountain of light, from kōh mountain + Arabic nūr light
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