naan
also nan noun Etymology: Hindi & Urdu & Persian; Hindi & Urdu nān bread, from Persian Date: 1839 a round flat leavened bread especially of the Indian subcontinent

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  • Naan — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Gustav Naan (1919–1994), estnischer Physiker und Philosoph Siehe auch: Nan (Lebensmittel) Na an (Kibbutz) Diese Seite ist eine Begriffskl …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • naan — [nän, nan] n. alt. sp. of NAN * * * naan or nan (nän, năn) n. A flat, leavened bread of northwest India, made of white flour and baked in a tandoor.   [Hindi nān, bread, from Farsi, ultimately from Old Persian * …   Universalium

  • naan — [na:n] n another spelling of ↑nan 2 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • naan — [ nan, næn ] noun count or uncount a type of flat bread from India and Central Asia …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • naan — [nän, nan] n. alt. sp. of NAN …   English World dictionary

  • Naan — For the kibbutz, see Na an. For the Indian film, see Naan (film). Naan Naan with seasoning Origin Place of origin Originally from Persia …   Wikipedia

  • Naan — Naans afghans Préparation de naans dans une boulangerie de Kaboul. Le naan est un pain plat, fait de farine de blé de consommation courante dans plusieurs régions d Asie centrale et d Asie du sud : Afghanistan, Iran, Ouzbékistan, Birmanie,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Naan — Naans afghanos preparando de naans en una panadería de Kabul. Naan shi …   Wikipedia Español

  • naan — noun leavened bread baked in a clay oven in India; usually shaped like a teardrop • Syn: ↑nan • Hypernyms: ↑bread, ↑breadstuff, ↑staff of life * * * noun or nan …   Useful english dictionary

  • naan — ca·naan; ca·naan·it·ish; naan; ca·naan·ite; ca·naan·it·ic; …   English syllables

  • naan — [[t]nɑ͟ːn[/t]] naans also nan N VAR Naan or naan bread is a type of bread that comes in a large, round, flat piece and is usually eaten with Indian food. ...traditional dishes, such as rogan josh, served with rice or naan …   English dictionary

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