A former monetary unit of India and Pakistan, equal to one sixteenth of a rupee.
From Hindi ānā.
An elder brother (often used as a respectful title or form of address)‘I'm so happy to see my anna after eight years and to see him getting married’
- ‘I got to act with Ajith anna’
From Tamil aṇṇaṉ (also in honorific plural form aṇṇā) ‘elder brother’.
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