Definitions for DANAˈdeɪ nə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Danu, Dana(noun)

    Celtic goddess who was the mother of the Tuatha De Danann; identified with the Welsh Don


  1. Dana(ProperNoun)

    of uncertain origin.

  2. Dana(ProperNoun)

    derived from the surname.

  3. Dana(ProperNoun)

    usually interpreted as a form of Daniel, taken to use in the twentieth century; possibly borrowed from eastern Europe.


  1. 152mm SpGH DANA

    The DANA is a wheeled self-propelled artillery piece. It is also known as the Samohybná Kanónová Húfnica vzor 77; and was designed by Konštrukta Trenčín and built by ZTS Dubnica nad Váhom in the former Czechoslovakia. Introduced in the 1970s it was the first wheeled 152 mm self-propelled artillery gun to enter service. It is based on a modified 8x8 Tatra 813 chassis with excellent cross-country mobility. Currently it is in service with the Czech Republic, Libya, Poland, Georgia and Slovakia. Wheeled vehicles have the advantage of being cheaper to build and easier to maintain with greater mobility. Tire pressure can be regulated to allow good mobility off-road and there is power-assisted steering on the front four wheels. It lowers 3 hydraulic stabilizers into the ground prior to firing, and has a roof mounted crane to assist with ammunition loading. The crew of the DANA consists of the driver and commander sitting in the front cabin, the gunner and loader operator are on the left side of the turret, the ammo handler is on the right side turret.

Anagrams for DANA »

  1. nada

  2. ANDA

  3. aDNA

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

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  2. Jon Ruth:

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  3. The Spates:

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  5. Rosemary Ostmann:

    In addition to raising money and helping the 221 journalists imprisoned, Dana and the rest of the team are hoping it'll raise awareness of what it takes to report a story, and how important that truth is for a free and prosperous society.

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