Definition of Nakuran in English:

Nakuran

Pronunciation /naˈkuːrən/

noun

rare
  • An East African pluvial period of the Pleistocene epoch, which followed the Makalian pluvial.

adjective

rare
  • Of, relating to, or designating this pluvial period.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Louis Leakey (1903–1972), archaeologist and palaeoanthropologist. From the name of Lake Nakuru in Kenya + -an.