- The oldest English-language slang term for cannabis, dating from before 1700; it's derived from the Sanskrit word for cannabis, gañjā. Probably the most common nickname for weed in Jamaica, it gained traction in the United States after Peter Tosh (formerly of The Wailers) used it in his 1975 song Legalize It.
What does “Ganja” mean?
Example usage for Ganja
“This is my favorite dispensary to buy ganja!”