[chah-nee, Russian chyi-ni]


Lake, a salt lake in SW Siberia, in the W Russian Federation in Asia. About 1300 sq. mi. (3365 sq. km). Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for chany

Historical Examples of chany

  • “Miss Calline she too proud to tetch pig-tails,” grinned Chany.

    Plantation Sketches

    Margaret Devereux

  • Another occupant of the nursery was “Chany,” the under nursemaid.

    Plantation Sketches

    Margaret Devereux

  • Biddy, reach me that letter out of the chany jug on the shelf.

    A Pair of Clogs

    Amy Walton

  • David sipped his coffee from the flowered "chany cup" contentedly.

    The Mountain Girl

    Payne Erskine

  • No more business talent in Ruth Ellet, than there is in that chany image of yours on the mantle-tree, Mis.

    Ruth Hall

    Fanny Fern