noun, plural jinns, (especially collectively) jinn. Islamic Mythology.
Origin of jinn
Can be confusedgin jinn
Definition for djinn (2 of 2)
noun, plural djins, (especially collectively) djin. Islam.
Examples from the Web for djinn
Then there were djinn, a row of them standing side by side with feet firmly planted to make a barrier.The Giants From Outer Space|Geoff St. Reynard
The parent has to play the part of Aladdin's djinn; and many a parent has sunk beneath the burden of this service.A Treatise on Parents and Children|George Bernard Shaw
So the Djinn set to work and got the city ready in a night, sculpture and all.Home Life in Germany|Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick
One had always half expected it, and it does not spring at a djinn's wave out of sterile gold.In Morocco|Edith Wharton
The djinn was in for a lifer, and was immortal; so thought Challis to himself.It Never Can Happen Again|William De Morgan