Nanna Definition

nänä
noun
The Mesopotamian god of the full moon.
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pronoun

The god of the moon in Sumerian mythology.

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(Norse mythology) A goddess, the wife of Balder.

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Other Word Forms of Nanna

Noun

Singular:
Nanna
Plural:
nannas

Origin of Nanna

  • Of uncertain origin, possibly from Proto-Germanic *nanþ- (“brave,daring"); or from an Old Norse baby talk word for "mother".

    From Wiktionary

  • Sumerian nannar, nanna from Akkadian nannāru luminary nwr in Semitic roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Possibly derived from Proto-Celtic *nana (“grandmother").

    From Wiktionary

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