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naan

noun \ˈnän, ˈnan\

Simple Definition of naan

  • : an Indian bread that is round, flat, and soft

Full Definition of naan

  1. :  a round flat leavened bread especially of the Indian subcontinent

Variants of naan

also nan \ˈnän, ˈnan\

Origin of naan

Hindi & Urdu & Persian; Hindi & Urdu nān bread, from Persian


First Known Use: 1839


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