from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • CapeAnn A peninsula of northeast Massachusetts projecting into the Atlantic Ocean northeast of Gloucester.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A female given name.
  • abbr. Anniversary
  • abbr. Annual

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A half years's stipend, over and above what is owing for the incumbency, due to a minister's heirs after his decease.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as annat.


The English form of Vulgate Latin Anna, from Ἄννα (Anna), the Ancient Greek New Testament form of the Hebrew female name חנה ("Hannah"), meaning "grace, gracious". (Wiktionary)



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