from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A river of eastern Russia rising near Lake Baikal and flowing about 4,300 km (2,670 mi) northeast and north to the Laptev Sea. Its delta is some 400 km (250 mi) wide.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A procuress: as, “my lean lena,”

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

  • noun A procuress.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • proper noun A female given name, from the Scandinavian, German and Russian pet form of Helena, Magdalena and Yelena (also spelled Elena).
  • proper noun Lena River, flowing 2,734 miles from the Baikal Mountains of Siberia to the Arctic Ocean.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a Russian river in Siberia; flows northward into the Laptev Sea


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