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talisman
(n)
TAL-iz-mǝn
Meaning

charm; magical object

1st Sample Sentence

Around his neck he wore, as a talisman, a medallion stamped with a combined omkar, crescent moon, and crucifix.

Root

telesma (talisman, religious rite, payment) (Greek)

Mnemonics

Talisman sounds like Tilism (hindi word), which also refers to a magical charm (most probably a locket or an amulet) that helps protect its bearer. It sounds similar to tulsi (a Holy Plant). whenever we go for certain exam it is given hoping that luck would be with us. bcoz it is pure and holy and this plant holds extreme importance to indians

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