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Jaan (जान)

Origin: Persian

Jaan is an Urdu word, it means “soul/life/mind/vigor/sweetheart/beloved” in English, while in Hindi it’s called as “praan/प्राण, zindagi/ज़िन्दगी, mann/मन, taakat/ताकत, sweetheart/स्वीटहार्ट, jaanam/जानम.”

For eg: “Jaan le lo na jaan re” which means, “take my life, o beloved.”

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