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  1. a female given name: from an African word meaning “beautiful flower.”
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Examples from the Web for ayana

Historical Examples

  • It could not be her father, Klitonda, the brave chief of the Ayana.

    The Chief of the Ranges

    H. A. Cody

  • "Let the chief of the Ayana put aside his axe," the Chilcat responded.

  • And through this magic palace sped the feet of the Ayana braves.

  • They had other choice punishments in reserve for this Ayana chieftain.

  • "Bamba is pleased to see the daughter of the Ayana chief," he began.