• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • -ana A suffix to names of persons or places, used to denote a collection of notable sayings, literary gossip, anecdotes, etc. Thus, Scaligerana is a book containing the sayings of Scaliger, Johnsoniana of Johnson, etc.Used also as a substantive; as, the French anas "It has been said that the table-talk of Selden is worth all the ana of the Continent."
    • ***


Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
The neut. pl. ending of Latin adjectives in -anus,


In literature:

I E ana A. S. an on, Dak an in composition on.
"The Dakotan Languages, and Their Relations to Other Languages" by Andrew Woods Williamson
The new village of San Teodoro de Pucara was founded, and the destroyed fort, Santa Ana de Colla, was rebuilt.
"Travels in Peru, on the Coast, in the Sierra, Across the Cordilleras and the Andes, into the Primeval Forests" by J. J. von Tschudi
Ana de Christo, abbess.
"The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898" by Various
That is their proper work, ana they are exactly cut out for it.
"Flowers of Freethought" by George W. Foote
Indeed, Jane's pride in having her charge well-dressed operated largely against the girl's popularity with others of her mates than Ana.
"A Prairie Infanta" by Eva Wilder Brodhead
Ana sprang up and extinguished the lamp, then went quickly out into the rotunda.
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
Another is called Santa Ana and is administered by religious of St. Francis.
"The Philippine Islands, 1493–1898, Volume XXXVI, 1649–1666" by Various
Ana flushed beautifully, and, moving closer to Hale, with an impulsive, almost childish gesture, slipped her arm through his.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, December 1930" by Various
Her name is only, says our author, the feminine form of the masculine, Ana.
"Vestiges of the Mayas" by Augustus Le Plongeon
After patting Garin's shoulder the Ana touched the flyer's hair wonderingly, comparing the bronze lengths with its own white fur.
"The People of the Crater" by Andrew North
Santa Ana had come across the desert with 5,000 men.
"Through Our Unknown Southwest" by Agnes C. Laut
Ana Herenn Cluain Iraird.
"The Triads of Ireland" by Kuno Meyer
March 7th the gunboat again passed Santa Ana and went up as far as Guadaloupe, where the First California was quartered.
"The Utah Batteries: A History" by Charles R. Mabey
They dwelt in Kane-ana (Kane's cave), Waianae, Oahu.
"Legends of Ma-ui--a demi god of Polynesia, and of his mother Hina" by W. D. Westervelt
In Dona Ana County taxes were high and life was cheap.
"Stepsons of Light" by Eugene Manlove Rhodes
I was in the Senate Chamber when the ultimatum of Santa Ana was read.
"Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, Vol. II." by John L. Stephens
Miguel found his Aunt Ana, for variety's sake, by the chimney-corner; and this, although it was rather early in the season for fires.
"Maximina" by Armando Palacio Valdés
Returning to Long Beach, we drove on toward San Diego, through the Santa Ana Valley to San Juan Capistrano.
"Across the Continent by the Lincoln Highway" by Effie Price Gladding
Again his advisers arranged a marriage with Maria Ana of Neuburg.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 8" by Various
AD'ANA, town and capital of Adana vilayet, Asia Minor, on the Seihun-Irmak; served by the Bagdad Railway.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various

In poetry:

What of our duck? He has some high-bred cousins,—
His Grace the Canvas-back, My Lord the Brant,—
Anas and Anser,— both served up by dozens,
At Boston's Rocher, half-way to Nahant.
"My Aviary" by Oliver Wendell Holmes

In news:

Owner Arun Puri recently celebrated the 30th anniversary of Royal Khyber Fine Indian Cuisine at South Coast Plaza Village in Santa Ana.
About 80 Santa Ana, Calif, high school students who thought higher education was out of their grasp are off to Notre Dame, UCLA and Denison College, among other top-tier schools.
Contact Camera Staff Writer Brittany Anas at 303-473-1132 or anasb@dailycamera.com.
SANTA ANA, Calif — Orange County prosecutors say an Irvine man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for stealing more than $280,000 from a woman who thought she was investing in gold.
Seniors Samantha DelBello, Ashley Baldwin, Ana Nunez, Kayla Schnitzius, and Alicia Mehtlan.
Anaïs Nin film fest screens indie docu-diaries.
Even though Ana Venegas, 23, entered the United States illegally as an infant, she's always considered herself an American.
The roads into Silverado Canyon's rustic, tucked-away Eden crawl east, away from the foothills of Orange and into the Santa Ana Mountains.
The American Nurses Association (ANA) is the only full-service professional organization representing the nation's entire registered nurse population.
Author and blogger Ana White, who learned woodworking while building her home, tells how to make this bed in her book.
Ana Bate, who posted the photos, says the images were taken at Longview's Mint Valley Elementary School.
Santa Ana-based storage drive maker STEC Inc.'s hammering on Wall Street earlier this month prompted an analyst to up his rating on the stock.
Ana Maria Polo holds court colorfully on Telemundo's 'Caso Cerrado' — this TV judge ditches the dour black robe for bold prints (and sings her own theme song).
Ana Maria Polo presides with panache on 'Caso Cerrado'.
Ana Maria Polo presides over "Caso Cerrado" during the taping of the show's visit to Huntington Park.

In science:

While the kind of texts it produces can still be considered valuable today, Ana is implemented as a widely unstructured rule-based system, which does not seem to be easily extendable and portable.
A Flexible Shallow Approach to Text Generation
We are thankful Ana Henriques for her support of this analysis and constructive advices on the improvement of paper context.
Electron Response and e/h Ratio of Iron-Scintillator Hadron Prototype Calorimeter with Longitudinal Tile Configuration
Ana logously, we distinguish between small disjunctions, denoted by ∨, and big disjunctions, denoted by W.
Fixed-parameter tractability, definability, and model checking
E = ||Φρ − Φana ||∞ in a grid function Φρ with known analytic value Φana .
Testing numerical relativity with the shifted gauge wave
Ferrari, Ana Georgina Flesia,2 Ricardo Fraiman, Sebastian P.
Testing statistical hypothesis on random trees and applications to the protein classification problem
Such systems are normally described by the canonical ensemble and the essential quantity is the free energy which is related to the thermodynamic potential by a Legendre transformation, F = Ω + µana + µbnb = Ω + µn + δµδn.
Asymmetric Fermion Superfluid with Inter- and Intra-Species Pairings
To investigate such a possible hormonal-behavioural relationship in precocial birds, the mallard duck Anas platyrhynchos is a suitable model.
Post-hatching parental care behaviour and hormonal status in a precocial bird
Incubation in mallards (Anas platyrhynchos) : changes in plasma levels of prolactin and luteinizing hormone .J.
Post-hatching parental care behaviour and hormonal status in a precocial bird
External stimuli affecting incubation behavior and prolactin secretion in the duck (Anas platyrhynchos).
Post-hatching parental care behaviour and hormonal status in a precocial bird
Behaviour patterns of Mallard Anas platyrhynchos pairs and broods in Minnesota and North Dakota.
Post-hatching parental care behaviour and hormonal status in a precocial bird
Mathematics ana Humor (Univ. of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1980).
Computer Model of a "Sense of Humour". I. General Algorithm
Let n be an exponent such that ana⌈t(pe−1)⌉ ⊆ (a⌈tpe ⌉ ) for all e ≥ 0 (for example, n = ⌈t + 1⌉ works).
Generalized test ideals, sharp F-purity, and sharp test elements
Fan , as well as the charge density ρ = J ana and current jb = J ahab .
Numerical modeling of black holes as sources of gravitational waves in a nutshell
NUM ER ICA L ANA LY S I S In this section, we present numerical example of capacities for coarse and fine optimization along with optimal solution.
On the Fundamental Limits of Interweaved Cognitive Radios
Ana Bove & Venanzio Capretta (2005): Modelling general recursion in type theory.
From Mathematics to Abstract Machine: A formal derivation of an executable Krivine machine