Khania

[khah-nyah]
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Historical Examples of khania

  • But I could get nothing out of her except that she was the Khania—a person in authority.

    Ayesha

    H. Rider Haggard

  • Whatever this Khania may have been to me in the past—if she was anything at all—that story is done with.

    Ayesha

    H. Rider Haggard

  • Leo asked the Khania what happened if there was a bad season.

    Ayesha

    H. Rider Haggard

  • It worked well, for truly there is no one whom I hate more than the Khania Atene.

    Ayesha

    H. Rider Haggard

  • Indeed, both the Khania and Simbri had often told us as much.

    Ayesha

    H. Rider Haggard


British Dictionary definitions for khania

Khaniá

noun
  1. a transliteration of the Modern Greek name for Chania
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