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Pronunciation: /ˈnɑːnə/

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noun

British informal
A silly person; a fool (often as a general term of abuse): I was made to look a right nana

Origin

1960s: perhaps a shortening of banana.

Phrases

off one's nana

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Australian /NZ informal Mad: he’s absolutely gone off his nana

Words that rhyme with nana

Alana, Anna, bandanna, banner, Branagh, canna, canner, Diana, fanner, Fermanagh, Guyana, Hannah, Havana, hosanna, Indiana, Joanna, lanner, Louisiana, manna, manner, manor, Montana, planner, Pollyanna, Rosanna, savannah, scanner, spanner, Susanna, tanner

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nana 2 Syllabification: nan·a
Pronunciation: /ˈnanə/

noun

informal
One’s grandmother.
Example sentences
  • ‘I'd like to dedicate this to my nanna,’ he said after extending his career record to 21 wins.
  • My nanna and granddad are in their early 50s, and they don't wear old peoples' clothes.
  • My nanna brought me and my sister up and she always taught us that what you achieve in life comes through hard work.

Origin

Mid 19th century: child's pronunciation of nanny or gran.

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