Havana

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish La Habana, from Taíno Habaguanex, the native American chief (Cacique) who controlled the area.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /həˈvænə/
    • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ænə

Proper noun[edit]

Havana

  1. The capital city of Cuba.
  2. A city, the county seat of Mason County, Illinois, United States.

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Noun[edit]

Havana (plural Havanas)

  1. A type of large cigar produced in Cuba.
    • 1912, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Lost World[1]:
      Having indicated an arm-chair to me and placed my refreshment near it, he handed me a long, smooth Havana.

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Havana f

  1. Havana (the capital city of Cuba)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Havana in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • Havana in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Havana f

  1. Havana (the capital city of Cuba)

Slovak[edit]

Slovak Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Havana f (genitive Havany, declension pattern of žena)

  1. Havana (the capital of Cuba)

References[edit]

  • Havana in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk