Definition of Pangan in English:

Pangan

noun

  • A member of a people generally of small stature inhabiting parts of the Malay Peninsula.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Newbold (1807–1850), army officer in the East India Company and oriental scholar. Malay pangan tract of forest.

Pronunciation

Pangan

/ˈpaŋɡən/