-ana

Definitions

  • 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."
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Etymology

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

Usage

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
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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.
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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
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