Definitions

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  • proper n. A female given name.
  • proper n. (in some versions) Sinai

Etymologies

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Anglicization of the Irish Síne and Scottish Gaelic Sìne, cognates with English Jane.

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From Hebrew

Examples

  • Sina is Vietnamese but was kidnapped at the age of 13 and taken to Cambodia, where she was drugged.

    Original Signal - Transmitting Buzz

  • Sina Corp is tightening controls over its popular microblog, called Sina Weibo, a move that was clearly taken at the behest of the government.

    Beijing's Weibo Conundrum

  • Hey Sina, that is exactly what I've been grappling with for a couple of years now...

    What poetry can learn from Obama

  • In one of the traditions his history runs thus: -- Manga had a daughter called Sina, who married the king of Manu'a.

    Samoa, A Hundred Years Ago And Long Before

  • Lialia called her Sina, her surname being Karsavina.

    Sanine

  • Chinese portal Sina, which is far and away China's leader, claiming more than 50 million users.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • In 18 months, it has created from scratch a Twitter-like service called Sina Weibo that - as of last month - surpassed 100 million users.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • Searches for Ambassador Jon Huntsman's name in Chinese on a popular microblogging site called Sina Weibo were met with a message Friday that said results were unavailable due to unspecified "laws, regulations and policies."

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • "It's all anyone on Weibo was talking about this weekend," said Zhang Ming, a political science professor at Renmin University in Beijing, referring to Sina Weibo, China's most popular microblog service.

    NYT > Global Home

  • That has helped the business and share price of U. S.-listed, China-based Internet and media companies such as Sina

    China's Master Of Taxicab Media

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