- the live oak, Quercus virginiana.
- California live oak.
Origin of encina
- Juan del [hwahn del] /ʰwɑn dɛl/, 1468?-1529?, Spanish poet, composer, and playwright.
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Examples from the Web for encina
The Encina politicians did not know Roble girls for nothing.
He may also have been influenced by Encina, most of whose work had already appeared.Pastoral Poetry and Pastoral Drama
Walter W. Greg
It is written in the manner of Encina, with less spontaneity, but with a sombre force to which Encina scarcely attained.
It has never been explained why Encina does not sag at that end, like an excursion steamer on the side toward a boat race.