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< Latin annī

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Word Origin & History

fem. proper name, alt. form of Anna, from L. Anna, from Gk., from Heb. Hannah (see Hannah). In U.S. black slang, "white woman," also "a black woman who is considered to be acting 'too white;' " also Miss Ann. She is the spouse of Mr. Charlie.
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Abbreviations & Acronyms
  1. annals

  2. annual

  3. annotated

  4. annuity

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Example sentences for ann
Ann miller portrays coco, the landlady who welcomes betty to her wonderful new
In the parodies, his vice president is fellow conservative pundit ann coulter.
Recently, some youths have taken to calling ann arbor ace deuce or simply the
The ann arbor business review covers local business in the area.
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