Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • 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.

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  • suffix A collection of things that relate to a specific place, person etc

Etymologies

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Latin -ana (plural suffix).

Examples

  • Consider This: There are several pronunciation combinations because “Ari-” can be said “AIR-ee” or “AR-ee” and “-ana” can be “ANN-ah” or “AHN-ah.”

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  • Consider This: There are several pronunciation combinations because “Ari-” can be said “AIR-ee” or “AR-ee” and “-ana” can be “ANN-ah” or “AHN-ah.”

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