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On my actual 16th birthday, on the actual day, I went home and I had chicken korma and Peshwari naan bread and pilau rice, and that was fantastic.
Maisie Williams

Meaning of "naan" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF NAAN

naan  [nɑːn] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF NAAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Naan is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES NAAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

naan

Naan

Naan or nan or khamiri is a leavened, oven-baked flatbread. It is typical of and popular in West, Central and South Asia.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH NAAN


Afghanistan
æfˈɡænɪˌstɑːn
Akan
ˈɑːkɑːn
Azerbaijan
ˌæzəbaɪˈdʒɑːn
Balikpapan
ˌbɑːlɪkˈpɑːpɑːn
barn
bɑːn
Bhutan
buːˈtɑːn
Iran
ɪˈrɑːn
khan
kɑːn
Kyrgyzstan
ˈkɪəɡɪzˌstɑːn
Medan
ˈmɛdɑːn
Oman
əʊˈmɑːn
Pakistan
ˌpɑːkɪˈstɑːn
Ramadan
ˌræməˈzɑːn
Ramazan
ˌræməˈzɑːn
Sudan
suːˈdɑːn
Taiwan
ˈtaɪˈwɑːn
Tajikistan
tɑːˌdʒɪkɪˈstɑːn
Turkmenistan
ˌtɜːkmɛnɪˈstɑːn
Uzbekistan
ˌʌzbɛkɪˈstɑːn
zaman
zəˈmɑːn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE NAAN

na
Na-Dene
NAACP
NAAFI
naartjie
nab
Nabataean
Nabatean
nabbed
nabber
nabbing
nabe
Nabi
Nabis
nabk
nabla
Nablus
nabob
nabobery
nabobess

WORDS THAT END LIKE NAAN

balmacaan
Bataan
bobbejaan
Canaan
Dingaan
leguaan
paan
samaan
Shangaan
skokiaan
Talibaan
water leguaan

Synonyms and antonyms of naan in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «naan» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF NAAN

Find out the translation of naan to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of naan from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «naan» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

烤饼
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

naan
570 millions of speakers

English

naan
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

नान
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

نان
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

нан
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

naan
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নান
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

naan
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Naan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Naan
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ナン
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Naan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

naan
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நான்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

नान
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

lavaş
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

naan
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

naan
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

нан
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

naan
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

naan
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

naan
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

naan
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

naan
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of naan

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «NAAN»

The term «naan» is quite widely used and occupies the 27.384 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «NAAN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about naan

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QUOTES WITH «NAAN»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word naan.
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Maisie Williams
On my actual 16th birthday, on the actual day, I went home and I had chicken korma and Peshwari naan bread and pilau rice, and that was fantastic.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «NAAN»

Discover the use of naan in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to naan and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Calorie, Carb and Fat Bible 2011: The UK's Most ...
PR01 cARB FAT F1666 BREAD Naan, Garlic & Coriander, Mini, Weight Watchers * 1 Naan/40g 100.0“ 1.0 250 9.3 47.6 182.5 4.2 _I Naan,Garllc&Coriander, Sainsbu 's_* __ _ __ __ 1Serving/130g _373.0 10.0 287_ 8.7 45.8 _ 7.7 2.4 Naan, ...
Juliette Kellow, Juliette Kellow Lyndel Costain Laurence Beeken, Lyndel Costain, 2011
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The Bread Lover's Bread Machine Cookbook: A Master Baker's ...
NAAN Makes 6 naan V/2- OR 2-POUND- LOAF MACHINES 1 tablespoon peanut oil % cup plain yogurt '/2 cup milk 2 cups bread flour % teaspoon salt 'A teaspoon baking soda 2 teaspoons SAP yeast or 2'/2 teaspoons bread machine yeast ...
Beth Hensperger, 2000
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SPIN
If growing up in a tough hood makes you "real" in the hip-hop world, then K'naan has cornered the market on credibility. The MC was raised in Somalia's most dangerous region: Wardhiigleey, "the River of Blood." "The government targeted  ...
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Billboard
HAPPENING NOW BeingHuman Somalian MC K'Naan Turns His Personal Struggles Into Revealing Rhyme “Metal fans have great pride and want a band like Lamb of God to win,” says Epic VP of marketing Scott Greer. “Judging from the ...
5
Vij's: Elegant and Inspired Indian Cuisine
These lentils are as easy to cook as the washed moong, but have a di¤erent taste and texture. naan This bread originates from Central Asia and there are slight variations to it, depending on where it is eaten—Afghanistan, India, Iran or ...
Meeru Dhalwala, Vikram Vij, 2012
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Bruno Mars
[1] "Canadian Recording Industry Association (CRIA): Gold & Platinum" (http:// www.cria.ca/goldplat.php#). Cria.ca. . Retrieved 2011-03-02. [2] https://www. youtube.com/watch?v=I2Wig_vHUVc [3] "K'Naan feat. Chali 2na (of Jurassic 5), Chubb ...
7
Towards A Mwaghavul History: An Exploration
The Mwaghavul habitually give meaningful names to their children, which are associated with the attributes of Naan, depending on the historical circumstances and events surrounding their births. Some names are given in the form of a prayer, ...
Joseph Dahip, 2011
8
A Simple Guide to Spoken Tamil
Present. and. past. tenses. Observe the following differences carefully: Examples: I have a book — ennidam oru puththaham irukkirathu Present Past I am asking naan kehdkirehn I asked naan kehddehn I am naan naan bathing kulikkirehn I ...
Aloysius Aseervatham, 2011
9
The Dirty War
In a game of cat and mouse, Denton eventually established that the half-section which had patrolled near the Naan farm on the night of 23 October comprised Hathaway, Byrne, Chestnut and a radio operator, Private john Brennan McGuire.
Martin Dillon, 2012
10
United States Census of Population, 1960: Subject reports. ...
NZAINAANAAN QNzANzANN NAAN N NNN A NNN NNA AoAA N NNN AA NAAN NNAA NNN NA NNN N Noo NN Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q QNNNAANNNN NNA.A.AAA Nz< NNNAAN AANN N NNN N NNN NNN oNN NA NNN N NNN A NNN ...
‎1963

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NAAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term naan is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Selective inflation? Price of naan, roti climbs in some areas
Naan bhais in certain areas of Rawalpindi have increased price of naan and roti by Rs 2 each without getting prior approval from the local ... «Pakistan Today, Jul 15»
2
'Alice is the first big step in a new world'
... a fucking clue what we do," Shute, Creature's managing partner, says one morning while nursing a hangover with a Dishoom bacon naan. «CampaignLive, Jul 15»
3
In Hope of Spotting a Leopard
... a grilled potato dusted with cumin, plus a salad of prawn and cabbage, along with vegetable soup and garlic naan. We are camping rajahs. «Wall Street Journal, Jul 15»
4
New Apprenticeship Delivery Board announced
Mr Meller also chairs the National Apprenticeship Ambassadors Network (NAAN), is a non-executive board member for the Department for ... «FE Week, Jul 15»
5
Restaurant review: 'It's calorie free at the Corner!'
I chose beef stir fry with noodles (£8.90) and my friend selected the chicken tikka masala with rice and naan bread (£9.70). We also ordered a ... «Evening Telegraph, Jul 15»
6
Brunches you need to know about in Tallahassee
This is a unique blend, featuring nachos made with naan bread, tomato, scallions, crumbled feta cheese, Kalamata olives, Greek yogurt and ... «Tallahassee.com, Jul 15»
7
Welcome to The 6ix, Kayne
Drake, K'naan, Arcade Fire, Feist, Barenaked Ladies, The Tragically Hip, Metric, Mother Mother, A Tribe Called Red. I could go on and on and ... «Wetaskiwin Times Advertiser, Jul 15»
8
Has Bahubali smashed state BO record?
It broke the record of Rajamouli's own film Naan Ee, which grossed nearly Rs 25 crore from its lifetime run in the state," Trinath said. In Kerala ... «Bangalore Mirror, Jul 15»
9
Robotic flatbread maker gets $11.5 million from two venture funds
Roti, also called Naan, is a staple in Indian cuisine, and has recently been making its way around the world as a healthy alternative to bread. «Robohub, Jul 15»
10
Albert Einstein's atheist professor, and other Christian hoaxes
Jesus has been discovered in a Naan bread, a pizza, an orange, a grilled cheese sandwich, and even a Polish Pierogi dumpling, which the ... «ChristianToday, Jul 15»

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