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[Spanish ah-vah-nah]
  1. Havana.
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Examples from the Web for habana

Historical Examples

  • I beg of you to accept this small present; it is some negrillo snuff from Habana, which Cardinal Acquaviva has given me.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete

    Jacques Casanova de Seingalt

  • Late dates of spring departure of transients are: Cuba—Habana, May 5.

  • At a town eight hours ride from Habana to Colon, I saw beggars convalescent from smallpox.

    Industrial Cuba

    Robert P. Porter

  • Habana is built upon a low, broad-topped hill, which descends gently to the water side.

    On the Mexican Highlands

    William Seymour Edwards

  • It is on the Prado that the fashion and beauty of Habana drives and promenades and lingers to see and be seen of all the world.

    On the Mexican Highlands

    William Seymour Edwards

British Dictionary definitions for habana


  1. the Spanish name for Havana
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  1. Bryan . born 1983; South African Rugby Union player: scored a record-equalling eight tries for the South Africa side that won the 2007 World Cup
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