Telugu edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Dravidian *aṇṇa (elder brother). Cognate with Tamil அண்ணா (aṇṇā), or அண்ணன் (aṇṇaṉ), Kannada ಅಣ್ಣ (aṇṇa), Sholaga ಅಣ್ಣ (aṇṇa), Tulu ಅಣ್ಣೆ (aṇṇe), or ಅನ್ನೆ (anne), Malayalam അണ്ണ (aṇṇa), or അണ്ണൻ (aṇṇaṉ).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /anːa/
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  • Rhymes: -న్న

Noun edit

అన్న (annam (plural అన్నలు)

  1. elder brother

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