Definition of paan in English:

paan

(also pan)

Pronunciation /pän/ /pɑn/

noun

Indian
  • Betel leaves prepared and used as a stimulant.

    ‘a man sold paan outside the house’
    count noun ‘he always rolled his own paans’

Origin

Via Hindi from Sanskrit parṇa ‘feather, leaf’.

Pronunciation

paan

/pän/ /pɑn/