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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun nan:

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Nan is sometimes a misspelling of man.

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Definition of the noun nan

What does nan mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: nans

  1. your grandmother
  2. the mother of your father or mother
  3. leavened bread baked in a clay oven in India; usually shaped like a teardrop
    • lexical domain: Foods & Drinks - nouns denoting foods and drinks
    • synonym of nan: naan
    • more generic terms: bread / breadstuff / staff of life = food made from dough of flour or meal and usually raised with yeast or baking powder and then baked

Alternative definition of the noun nan

noun

  1. [British] Affectionate name for a grandmother.

Places

  1. Nan is a town in Northern Thailand. It is some 668 km north of Bangkok. Its population exceeds 24,000. It is in the centre of Nan Province which bears its name, and of which it is the administrative capital. It covers the whole tambon Nai Wiang and parts of tambon Pha Sing of Mueang Nan district, an area of 7.60 km². As of 2010 it had a population of 21,333. It is subdivided into 30 chumchon. It is spread out along the Nan river's right bank. Nan is a small city, primarily devoted to commercial, administrative, educational, and hospital activities. The old heart of the city, where Wat Phumin, the National Museum and other tourist attractions are located, is being restored. The city's industrial and tourist development remains limited until now, but should be improved by the complete opening of the border towards Laos and beyond towards China.
  2. Nan a.k.a. Nan Province: Nan is one of the northern provinces of Thailand. Neighboring provinces are Uttaradit, Phrae and Phayao. To the north and east it borders Sainyabuli of Laos.
  3. Nan a.k.a. Nadi International Airport is the main international airport for the Republic of Fiji as well as an important regional hub for the South Pacific islands, located by the coast on the western side of the main island Viti Levu. It is the main hub of Fiji Airways and its domestic and regional subsidiary Fiji Link. The airport is 10 km from the city of Nadi and 20km from the city of Lautoka. In 2011 it handled 2,231,300 passengers on international and domestic flights. Despite being Fiji's main airport, it is quite far away, about 192 km northwest of the country's capital Suva and its airport, Nausori International Airport.

There are other places with in their name, like Nan-ao, Nan Madol, Nan-sous-Thil, Nan Tien Temple, Nan'an District, Shantou Nan'ao Island National Forest Park.

People

  1. Nan a.k.a. Nancy Juvonen is an American film producer. She and Drew Barrymore own the production company Flower Films.
  2. Nan a.k.a. Christiana Anbri is an actress.
  3. Nan a.k.a. Nan Bush is a film producer and the spouse of Bruce Weber.
  4. Nan a.k.a. Thitima Maliwan is an actress.
  5. Nan a.k.a. Praew Prapintip is a film actor.
  6. Nan a.k.a. Agnes Lomax: Patti Lomax was the wife of the British Army Officer Eric Lomax.
  7. Nan a.k.a. Vichitra Triyakul is a Thai actress.
  8. Nan a.k.a. Natchakamon Korsuwan is a singer, actress and TV personality.
  9. Nan a.k.a. Nancy Eisley is the daughter of Anthony Eisley.
  10. Nan a.k.a. Sudarat Kerdsawang is a TV personality.
  11. Nan a.k.a. Silinroj Khlong-Aakara is the contestant of the reality show Dance Your Fat Off.

There are other people with in their name, like Heo Nan, Jia Nan, Luo Nan, Nan Gui, Nan Lin, Nan Rae, Nan Shu, Nan Wei, Shi Nan, Sun Nan and many others.

Characters

  1. Nan is a fictional character from the 1951 film The River.
  2. Nan is a fictional character from the 2012 film Tai Chi 0 and from the 2012 film Tai Chi Hero.
  3. Nan is a fictional character from the 2012 film Super Salaryman.
  4. Nan is a fictional character from the 2002 comedy fiction film Ali G Indahouse.
  5. Nan is a fictional character from the 2011 film Laddaland.
  6. Nan is a fictional character from the film Two Guys from Milwaukee.
  7. Nan is a fictional character from The Idol of Bonanza Camp.
  8. Nan is a fictional character from the 2004 film Art of the Devil.
  9. Nan is a fictional character from the 2006 film Minotaur.
  10. Nan is a fictional character from the 1982 film Black Woman.
  11. Nan is a fictional character in the 2011 drama film An Invisible Sign.
  12. Nan is a fictional character from the 2008 film The Coffin.
  13. Nan is a fictional character from the 2011 film The New Shaolin Temple.
  14. Nan is a fictional character from the 2008 film Barbie in 'A Christmas Carol'.
  15. Nan is a fictional character from the 1994 film Dragon Ball Z: Bio-Broly.
  16. Nan is a fictional character from the 1998 film Practical Magic.
  17. Nan is a fictional character from the 1992 film Raising Cain.
  18. Nan is a fictional character from the 1998 film Revisited.
  19. Nan is a fictional film character.
  20. Nan is a fictional character from the 2010 film The Company Men.
  21. Nan is a fictional character from the 1916 film Destiny's Toy.
  22. Nan is a fictional character from the 1998 film Beloved.
  23. Nan is a fictional character from the 2006 film Alien Autopsy.
  24. Nan is a fictional character from the 1984 film Variety.
  25. Nan is a fictional character from the 2013 Life's a Breeze.
  26. Nan is a fictional character from the 1991 film Guilty by Suspicion.
  27. Nan is a fictional character from the 2006 film Idlewild.
  28. Nan is a fictional character from the anime series Little Women II: Jo's Boys.
  29. Nan is a fictional character from the 2013 film That Burning Feeling.
  30. Nan is a fictional character from the 2013 film The Harry Hill Movie.
  31. Nan is a fictional character in the 2014 film The Last Beat.
  32. Nan is a fictional character from the 1986 film April Fool's Day.
  33. Nan is a fictional character from the 2007 film Wednesday.
  34. Nan is a fictional film character.
  35. Nan is a fictional film character.
  36. Nan is a fictional film character.
  37. Nan a.k.a. Annie Harding is a fictional character from the book Little Men by Louisa May Alcott.

There are other characters with in their name, like Nan Los, Ahui Nan, Shao Nan, Nan Coslaw, Nan Taylor, Hong Nan-pa and Nan Britton.

Music

  1. "Nan" is a musical album of Ock Joo-hyun.
    • released on (12 years ago)
  2. "Nan" is a composition.

Miscellanea

  1. NaN: In computing, NaN, standing for not a number, is a numeric data type value representing an undefined or unrepresentable value, especially in floating-point calculations. Systematic use of NaNs was introduced by the IEEE 754 floating-point standard in 1985, along with the representation of other non-finite quantities like infinities.
    • also known as Not a number, Not-A-Number, Nije broj, לא מספר, אינו מספר
  2. Nan a.k.a. Min Nan: Southern Min, or Min Nan, is a family of Chinese languages or varieties spoken in parts of China such as southern Fujian, eastern Guangdong, Hainan, and southern Zhejiang, and in Taiwan. The languages are also spoken by descendants of emigrants from these areas in diaspora.
    • also known as Minnan; Chinese, Min Nan Language; Southern Min; Min Nam; Chinese, Min Nan
  3. NaN a.k.a. Nav1.9 is a protein.
  4. Nan is a file format.
  5. Nan a.k.a. sodium channel, voltage-gated, type XI, alpha subunit is a gene.
    • also known as voltage-gated sodium channel Nav1.9; sodium channel, voltage-gated, type XI, alpha; sodium channel, voltage-gated, type XII, alpha polypeptide; sodium channel, voltage-gated, type XI, alpha polypeptide

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Nan

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Google previewActionScript for Flash MX (2003)

The Definitive Guide by Colin Moock

read-only NaN Description NaN is a special numeric constant used to represent invalid numeric data (NaN is an acronym for “Not-a-Number”). Numeric operations that cannot ...

Google previewChina (1998)

A Historical and Cultural Dictionary by Michael Dillon

The Chinese name An'nan means Pacification of the South. Disputes over Chinese and French influence in the region led to the Sino-French War of 1883-5 . ANT1-COM1NTERN PACT Agreement signed by Germany and Japan on November ...

Google previewEveryday People (2007)

by Stewart O'Nan

Stewart O'Nan is a wise, powerful writer.

Google previewCollectanea de Rebus Hibernicis ...: 1. Davis, Sir J. A letter...to the Earl of Salisbury. 2. Ussher, [J.] Original and first institution of corbes, crenachs, and termonlands. 3. An account of two ancient instruments lately discovered. 1786 (1790)

by Charles Vallencey

Nan is the article ...

Google previewHandbook of Green Information and Communication Systems (2012)

by Mohammad S. Obaidat, Alagan Anpalagan, Isaac Woungang

Network Design NAN is an interconnection of a very large number of devices that generate and receive different types of data with various QoS requirements.

Google previewDictionary of Artists' Models (2013)

by Jill Berk Jiminez

CONDRON, Nan Dates unknown Details of birth unknown: purported to be of " gypsy" origin. Pursued a professional modelling career, posing for the artists William Orpen and William Rothenstein. Met the sculptor Jacob Epstein at the Cafe ...

Google previewJavaScript Developer's Dictionary (2002)

by Alexander J. Vincent

NaN The value Number. NaN is a special constant to indicate a value which is not a number. This may sound like a contradiction in the definition of JavaScript numbers, but there is a place for it. For instance, if you try to execute Math, sin ( new ...

Google previewThe Louisa May Alcott Encyclopedia (2001)

by Gregory Eiselein, Anne K. Phillips

Nan, "Little Annie Harding," a character first introduced in Little Men* as a " tomboy," who becomes a doctor in Jo's Boys* In Little Men, Jo* wishes to provide a "companion" for Daisy,* whom Jo feels is becoming "spoilt" by the boys as the only ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Peoples of the Southeast Asian Massif (2006)

by Jean Michaud

NAN CHAO (CHAU) KINGDOM. The “Southern Prince” or “Southern Kingdom.” Between the eighth and 13th centuries A.D., a feudal highland kingdom that thrived in the region of the adjacent headwaters of the Yangtze, Red (Yuan), Mekong ...

Google previewDictionary of the Car-Nicobarese Language (1925)

by George Whitehead

nan [na-an] ; na-an [nan]. na-an an; an [na-an] ; a-na. nan. Plural, you, your and yours, you, (< !> ...

Google previewAmerican Pronouncing Dictionary of English Language (1859)

by Alexander H. Laidlaw

Non-age (nAn'Ije), n. Minority. •Nonagenarian ( vnAn-a-je ni're'an), m. One ninety years old Nox-at-tend-anc e ('nAn-it-tAnd'- ause ), ...

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Quotes about Nan

We are perverse creatures and never satisfied. (Nan Fairbrother)
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Scrabble value of N1A1N1

The value of this 3-letter word is 3 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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