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Punjab

region on the Indian subcontinent, from Hindi Panjab, etymologically "the country of five waters," from Persian panj "five" (from PIE root *penkwe- "five") + ab "water," from Iranian *ap- (from PIE *ap- (2) "water;" see water (n.1)). So called for its five rivers. Related: Punjabi.

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Definitions of Punjab from WordNet

Punjab (n.)
a historical region on northwestern India and northern Pakistan;
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