Associations to the word «Nan»


NAN, noun. (British) Affectionate name for a grandmother.
NAN, noun. Alternative spelling of naan
NAN, proper noun. A diminutive of the   female given name Ann and Nancy.
NAN, noun. (computing) Not a number; applied to numeric values that represent an undefined or unrepresentable value, such as zero divided by itself.

Dictionary definition

NAN, noun. Your grandmother.
NAN, noun. The mother of your father or mother.
NAN, noun. A river of western Thailand flowing southward to join the Ping River to form the Chao Phraya.
NAN, noun. Leavened bread baked in a clay oven in India; usually shaped like a teardrop.

Wise words

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Aldous Huxley