nan nan  /ˈnæn/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) your grandmother
  2. (n) the mother of your father or mother
  3. (n) a river of western Thailand flowing southward to join the Ping River to form the Chao Phraya
  4. (n) leavened bread baked in a clay oven in India; usually shaped like a teardrop

Usage(s):

  • Ba-nan-a!" as they snake-danced through the bemused multitude, cheered on by girls wearing banana crowns, while one student, dressed in a yellow slicker, tried to pass himself .

News

  1. GOP continues its 'free Nan Rich' campaign with robo calls

    Putting its money where its mouth is, the Republican Party of Florida on Tuesday launched a robo-call campaign aimed at loyal Democrats urging them to "free Nan Rich " and let the underdog candidate for governor speak at the party’s annual fundraising dinner this weekend.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: St. Petersburg Times Blogs

  2. North American Nickel Announces Potential for High Nickel Recoveries at Imiak and Spotty Hill

    North American Nickel Inc. (NAN.V) has received a report on the results of mineralogical studies on 3 samples of mineralized drill core selected by the company from its 100% owned Maniitsoq
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  3. As Nan Rich heads to West Palm Beach, GOP offers her some Crist-ory talking points

    Just in case Democratic gubernatorial candidate Nan Rich lacks material for her speaking gig tonight at a West Palm Beach Democratic Club meeting, Republican Party of Florida Chairman Lenny Curry is offering her some lines of attack she can pursue against potential Democratic primary rival and former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist. With polls showing fledgling [...]
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Palm Beach Post

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