Words containing wan

3 letter words containing wan

  • wan — of an unnatural or sickly pallor; pallid; lacking color: His wan face suddenly flushed.

4 letter words containing wan

  • hwan — a former monetary unit of South Korea.
  • iwan — a vaulted portal opening onto a courtyard: used often in Iranian mosque architecture.
  • swanSir Joseph Wilson, 1828–1914, British chemist, electrical engineer, and inventor.
  • wand — a slender stick or rod, especially one used by a magician, conjurer, or diviner.
  • wane — to decrease in strength, intensity, etc.: Daylight waned, and night came on. Her enthusiasm for the cause is waning.

5 letter words containing wan

  • aswan — an ancient town in SE Egypt, on the Nile, just below the First Cataract. Pop: 249 000 (2005 est)
  • bwana — (in E Africa) a master, often used as a respectful form of address corresponding to sir
  • cowan — a person who makes dry-stone walls
  • dewan — (formerly in India) the chief minister or finance minister of a state ruled by an Indian prince
  • diwan — (in India) any of certain officials, as a financial minister or prime minister of a native colony.

6 letter words containing wan

  • ajowan — a spice originating in the Middle East and now grown in certain areas of Asia, used in cookery and traditionally as a digestive aid and antiemetic
  • cowans — Plural form of cowan.
  • dewani — the office or post of dewan
  • durwan — A porter or doorkeeper.
  • gowans — Plural form of gowan.

7 letter words containing wan

  • ellwand — a stick for measuring lengths
  • fanwank — (fandom slang, derogatory) Explanations invented by fans (of a television series etc.) to gloss over mistakes in continuity.
  • kewanee — a city in NW Illinois.
  • kiwanis — an organization founded in 1915 for the promulgation of higher ideals in business, industrial, and professional life.
  • kwangju — a city in SW South Korea.

8 letter words containing wan

  • avowance — (obsolete) Act of avowing; avowal.
  • awanting — missing or in want of
  • bakwanga — former name of Mbuji-Mayi.
  • botswana — a republic in southern Africa: established as the British protectorate of Bechuanaland in 1885 as a defence against the Boers; became an independent state within the Commonwealth in 1966; consists mostly of a plateau averaging 1000 m (3300 ft), with the extensive Okavango swamps in the northwest and the Kalahari Desert in the southwest. Languages: English and Tswana. Religion: animist majority. Currency: pula. Capital: Gaborone. Pop: 2 127 825 (2013 est). Area: about 570 000 sq km (220 000 sq miles)
  • gondwana — a hypothetical landmass in the Southern Hemisphere that separated toward the end of the Paleozoic Era to form South America, Africa, Antarctica, and Australia.

9 letter words containing wan

  • allowance — An allowance is money that is given to someone, usually on a regular basis, in order to help them pay for the things that they need.
  • burrawang — any of several Australian cycads of the genus Macrozamia, having an edible nut
  • cyberwand — (hardware, virtual reality)   A virtual reality controller. The CyberWand costs $99, or $765 with optional Polhemus sensor. It is basically the handle of a flight control system without the base. The controller's four buttons and 2-D hat sensor track six degrees of movement.
  • forwander — to wander far
  • kwangchow — Older Spelling. Canton.

10 letter words containing wan

  • allowanced — Simple past tense and past participle of allowance.
  • allowances — Plural form of allowance.
  • angwantibo — a rare gold-coloured prosimian primate of tropical Africa, Arctocebus calabarensis, having digits that are specialized as a pair of pincers for climbing: family Lorisidae (lorises)
  • chwang-tse — Chuang-tzu (def 1).
  • lackawanna — a city in W New York, on Lake Erie, near Buffalo.

11 letter words containing wan

12 letter words containing wan

  • disallowance — to refuse to allow; reject; veto: to disallow a claim for compensation.
  • feuchtwanger — Lion [lee-awn] /ˈli ɔn/ (Show IPA), 1884–1958, German novelist and dramatist.
  • gondwanaland — a hypothetical landmass in the Southern Hemisphere that separated toward the end of the Paleozoic Era to form South America, Africa, Antarctica, and Australia.
  • guangzhouwan — a former French-leased territory (1898–1945) on the SW coast of Guangdong province, in S China. About 190 sq. mi. (490 sq. km).
  • saskatchewan — a province in W Canada. 251,700 sq. mi. (651,900 sq. km). Capital: Regina.

13 letter words containing wan

14 letter words containing wan

  • bophuthatswana — (formerly) a Bantu homeland in N South Africa: consisted of six separate areas; declared independent by South Africa in 1977 although this was not internationally recognized; abolished in 1993. Capital: Mmabatho

15 letter words containing wan

16 letter words containing wan

  • völkerwanderung — the migration of peoples, esp of Germanic and Slavic peoples into S and W Europe from 2nd to 11th centuries

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