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[nahn-nah] /ˈnɑn nɑ/
noun, Scandinavian Mythology.
the wife of Balder.


[nah-nah] /ˈnɑ nɑ/
the Sumerian god of the moon: the counterpart of the Akkadian god Sin. Unabridged
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  • With these cryptic words he slid off the bed, taking with him the large old-fashioned Bible which always lay by Nanna's bedside.

    What Timmy Did Marie Adelaide Belloc Lowndes
  • And they took the body of Nanna and they placed it side by side with Baldur's.

    The Children of Odin Padraic Colum
  • Nanna was a mere child, and Magde felt that she could not consult her upon such an intricate question.

    The Home in the Valley Emilie F. Carln
  • Nanna looked at her half-sister questioningly, but did not offer to speak.

    The Doomsman Van Tassel Sutphen
  • Nanna had firmly refused to go, saying it was a distinct call from God to Phebe herself, and that it would be wicked to disobey.

    The Little Missis Charlotte Skinner
  • A primitive emotion, but then Nanna was the elemental woman.

    The Doomsman Van Tassel Sutphen
  • I felt certain that it would be very difficult for those who had at first carried off Nanna to effect that object a second time.

    Rule of the Monk Giuseppe Garibaldi
  • And so it was upon the viands that Nanna's attention was immediately concentrated.

    The Doomsman Van Tassel Sutphen
  • "I have not been out of the house before, to-day," replied Nanna.

    The Home in the Valley Emilie F. Carln
  • "Then nothing else matters," said Nanna, comfortably, and openly wiped her eyes.

    The Doomsman Van Tassel Sutphen

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