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See also: nun, Nun., nún, ñun, and ن


Etymology 1[edit]

From Hebrew.

Proper noun[edit]


  1. (very rare) A male given name
    • 1611, Bible (KJV), Deuteronomy 34:9::
      And Joshua the son of Nun was full of the spirit of wisdom; for Moses had laid his hands upon him: and the children of Israel hearkened unto him, and did as the LORD commanded Moses.

Etymology 2[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

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  1. The languages of the Bamun people of western Cameroon.