Definition of Nanak in English:


Pronunciation /ˈnänək/ /ˈnɑnək/ /ˈnäˌnak/ /ˈnɑˌnæk/

proper noun

  • (1469–1539), Indian religious leader and founder of Sikhism; known as Guru Nanak. He preached that spiritual liberation could be achieved through meditating on the name of God. His teachings are contained in a number of hymns that form part of the Adi Granth.