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a former cupronickel coin of Pakistan, the 16th part of a rupee: last issued in 1960.
a former cupronickel coin of India, the 16th part of a rupee.
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a female given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “grace.”.
Contemporary Examples

Who would really play anna Wintour and the other fashionistas in the Hollywood version of their lives?
The Casting Couch Michael Solomon June 17, 2009

And there’ll be a permanent exhibition of anna Piaggi’s clothes.
Marc Jacobs for Diet Coke, Delevingne and Jagger Shack Up The Fashion Beast Team February 5, 2013

I spent nine months filming anna almost every day and I interviewed Vice President Cheney over four days for five hours a day.
R.J. Cutler, ‘The World According to Dick Cheney’ Director, on Meeting Cheney Marlow Stern January 21, 2013

She talks to anna Nemtsova about communicating with aliens, her plastic surgery—and why she will never have children.
16 Questions for the ‘Real-Life Barbie,’ Valeria Lukyanova Anna Nemtsova August 4, 2013

anna Brand on the next frontier of people who spill their guts on the Internet.
Matthew Cordle & the Online Confession Obsession Anna Brand September 12, 2013

Historical Examples

They had a long and pleasant meal, and old anna enjoyed every moment of it.
Good Old Anna Marie Belloc Lowndes

It was administered to the Countess anna, and effected a complete cure.
The Western World W.H.G. Kingston

“I am anna Cresswell,” continued the 68 tall girl to Elizabeth.
Elizabeth Hobart at Exeter Hall Jean K. Baird

But in the composite photograph it was anna who predominated.
The Arbiter Lady F. E. E. Bell

He thought that he loved the mother of anna better than anyone he had ever known.
Little Tony of Italy Madeline Brandeis

a former Indian copper coin, worth one sixteenth of a rupee

fem. proper name, from Latin Anna, from Greek Anna, from Hebrew Hannah, literally “grace, graciousness” (see Hannah).

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American Nephrology Nurses’ Association

grace, an aged widow, the daughter of Phanuel. She was a “prophetess,” like Miriam, Deborah, and Huldah (2 Chr. 34:22). After seven years of married life her husband died, and during her long widowhood she daily attended the temple services. When she was eighty-four years old, she entered the temple at the moment when the aged Simeon uttered his memorable words of praise and thanks to God that he had fulfilled his ancient promise in sending his Son into the world (Luke 2:36, 37).


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