follow Dictionary.com

Capitol vs. capital? What's the difference?

Janina

[yah-nee-nah] /ˈyɑ ni nɑ/
noun
1.
Serbian name of Ioannina.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Janina
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • Ali gave me five legitimate wives and ten slaves; that's equivalent to having none at all at Janina.

    A Start in Life Honore de Balzac
  • Let her veil be the first banner to lead an army against Janina!

  • Five hundred beshliks she cost me in the slave-mart of Janina.

    The Shadow of the Czar John R. Carling
  • You see, I could arm a whole realm with the weapons I have in Janina.

  • When the battery was ready the enemy withdrew their siege guns, and till the next day not another shot was fired against Janina.

  • The Suliotes returned to Janina with the captives and the emblems of victory.

  • Ali's dead body was buried at Janina, and his head, at the same time, was standing in front of the Seraglio.

  • Thou shalt go from Janina and pass through Gaskho Bey's army.

  • And what now is old Ali Tepelenti about in his nest at Janina?

British Dictionary definitions for Janina

Janina

/ˈjaniːna/
noun
1.
the Serbian name for Ioánnina
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Janina

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Janina

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for janina