entry
nå'yan
pronunciation
nah-dzan
meaning
noun. dishes (i.e. plates, cups, etc.) eating container. Also na'yan.
etymology
From Chamorro, derived from combining verb na'yi (to add) + suffix -an (a place where something is done). So na'yan is a place to add things to.
examples
Hu fa'gasi i na'yan.
I washed the dishes.

additional comments
See na'ye.
WORDS NEAR nå'yan


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