Origin of ANTA
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The anta is the end of a wall treated so as to be an almost independent member, like a square pillar in which the wall ends.How to judge architecture|Russell Sturgis
The name Andes is often derived from anta, an old Peruvian word signifying metal.The Andes and the Amazon|James Orton
They occur in a great and only moderately disturbed series in the Anta basin north of Cuzco, but are there not fossiliferous.
In the Anta region, over an area several hundred square miles in extent, they run from several degrees to 20 or 30.
In common parlance, the word Suyu was dropped, and the termination a in Anta was converted into is.