[wah-nee-tuh; Spanish hwah-nee-tah]


a female given name.

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  • Let Mr. Morse immediately take the house and issue invitations for a great ball to celebrate Miss Juanita's engagement.

  • Sarrion, smoking a cigarette by the stove, glanced at his son and knew that Juanita's fate was fixed.

    The Velvet Glove

    Henry Seton Merriman

  • Juanita obviously thought that her father's aberration was a form of madness without foundation.

  • For Leon it seemed could not be brought to understand Juanita's sunny view of life.

    The Velvet Glove

    Henry Seton Merriman

  • Beckoning Juanita to bring the lamp, Janet ran to the arm-chair.