[ dahy-nuh ]
/ ˈdaɪ nə /
Also Douay Bible, Dina. the daughter of Jacob and Leah. Genesis 30:21.
a female given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “vindicated.”
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How to use Dinah in a sentence
At first everyone was apprehensive about it, but I said to her, “You sound like you were influenced by Dinah Washington.”
Who and what is fresh in the new edition edited by Dinah Birch?
Dinah had left her slate on 10 a chair, and dropped her algebra on the carpet, at the sound of Norahs voice below the window.
I guess you are growing up, 17 laughed unconscious Dinah; its hateful and horrid to grow up; I never shall.
Through the open windows floated the sound of girls voices, as Norah and Dinah chatted and laughed in the garden.
Oh, I forgot to tell you, cried Dinah, standing still with two cups in her hands.
Dinah sprang up and began to rattle the cups and saucers; she could not bear the look in Tessas eyes another second.
British Dictionary definitions for Dinah
the daughter of Jacob and Leah (Genesis 30:21; 34)
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