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  • proper noun One of the main islands in the Canary Islands

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Then there is the close control, the origins of which can be traced back to his childhood in Arguineguín, the fishing village in southern Gran Canaria, where the four-year-old Silva would play with a ball his father, Fernando, had made out of cloths and rags.

    There isn't a Spanish Stoke, says Manchester City's David Silva

  • A young man, fresh out of Catholic school, visits his parents on Gran Canaria.

    Readings & Watchings 5 « It Doesn't Have To Be Right…

  • Inevitably, in our business of cliches, English commentators will question whether the boy from Arguineguín, a fishing village in southern Gran Canaria, can handle the "physical" Premier League.

    David Silva the little man thinks big at Manchester City

  • A young man, fresh out of Catholic school, visits his parents on Gran Canaria.

    Readings & watchings « It Doesn't Have To Be Right…

  • We placed third in Gstaad, Switzerland; ninth in Gran Canaria, Spain; and seventh in Marseille, France.

    Misty

  • We placed third in Gstaad, Switzerland; ninth in Gran Canaria, Spain; and seventh in Marseille, France.

    Misty

  • And so, the long-awaited prize has been announced – no, not the Man Booker, but the World Champion cheese, unveiled in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria this week at the World Cheese Awards 2009.

    Cheese Olympics

  • And so, the long-awaited prize has been announced – no, not the Man Booker, but the World Champion cheese, unveiled in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria this week at the World Cheese Awards 2009.

    Cheese Olympics

  • And so, the long-awaited prize has been announced – no, not the Man Booker, but the World Champion cheese, unveiled in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria this week at the World Cheese Awards 2009.

    Cheese Olympics

  • And so, the long-awaited prize has been announced – no, not the Man Booker, but the World Champion cheese, unveiled in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria this week at the World Cheese Awards 2009.

    Cheese Olympics

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