noun, plural mi·nae [mahy-nee], /ˈmaɪ ni/, mi·nas.
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Origin of mina
Example sentences from the Web for mina
So do investigators in Belo Horizonte, a big city in the state of Minas Gerais, where Bruno grew up.
In all except Bahia and Minas Geraes the mining is desultory and consists simply in washing river sands by means of wooden bowls.
"And more costly still to Portugal," croaked the Marquis of Minas.
Pierre Terriot was a colonizer, and an interesting figure in the early days of Minas.The Land of Evangeline|John Frederic Herbin
Minas uttered a dry cough under cover of his hand, and screwed up his eyeglass to regard the major more attentively.
These are found in abundance in the department of Minas, and although expensive are fine souvenirs.Journeys and Experiences in Argentina, Paraguay, and Chile|Henry Stephens