naan

noun \ˈnän, ˈnan\

Definition of naan

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

Variants of naan

less commonly

\ˈnän, ˈnan\

Origin and Etymology of naan

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


First Known Use: 1839


NAAN Defined for English Language Learners

naan

noun \ˈnän, ˈnan\

Definition of naan for English Language Learners

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


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