Origin of salina
Examples from the Web for salinas
Salinas was the home town of John Steinbeck, author of The Grapes of Wrath and great chronicler of Depression-era California.
Today for many in hardscrabble, majority-Latino Salinas, home to 150,000 people, The Grapes of Wrath is less lyrical than real.
That night we slept on Salinas Plain, and the next morning reached Monterey.The Memoirs of General W. T. Sherman, Complete|William T. Sherman
In 'the country watered by the Salinas and other tributaries of the Gila.'The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 1|Hubert Howe Bancroft
Through it runs the Salinas River, winding and bending with great sweeps through its sandy bed.Across America by Motor-cycle|C. K. Shepherd
It is described as resembling the salinas of New Mexico, and the quantity of salt as inexhaustible.
Dade heard a Salinas man exclaim, and flushed at the praise.The Gringos|B. M. Bower