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Anu

[ ah-noo ]
/ ˈɑ nu /
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noun

the Akkadian god of heaven.

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Definition for Anu (2 of 2)

añu

or a·nu, an·yu

[ ah-nyoo ]
/ ˈɑ nyu /

noun

a twining herb, Tropaeolum tuberosum, of the nasturtium family, found in the Andes, having edible tubers and large flowers with yellow petals and red spurs.
the tuber of this plant.

Origin of añu

From Quechua
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British Dictionary definitions for Anu (1 of 2)

Anu
/ (ˈɑːnuː) /

noun

Babylonian myth the sky god

British Dictionary definitions for Anu (2 of 2)

ANU

abbreviation for

Australian National University
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