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or Yan·ni·na

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  1. Ioannina.
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Examples from the Web for yanina

Historical Examples

  • According to Pouqueville, the lake of Yanina; but Pouqueville is always out.

    The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 2

    George Gordon Byron

  • At Yanina they found the Turkish army quartered in the ruins of the town.

    The Earl of Beaconsfield

    James Anthony Froude

  • The account of this visit to Yanina was composed after the return of the party to the yacht.

    The Earl of Beaconsfield

    James Anthony Froude

  • The terrible Ali Pasha of Yanina was especially the type which attracted his notice.

  • My laughter was now turned into pity for the poor man, for I knew there was no help for him at Yanina.

British Dictionary definitions for yanina


  1. a variant spelling of Ioánnina
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