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[yah-nee-nah] /ˈyɑ ni nɑ/
Serbian name of Ioannina. Unabridged
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  • 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


the Serbian name for Ioánnina
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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