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I•na



Pronunciation: (ī'nu), [key]
n.
a female given name.

-ina




a suffix used in the formation of nouns of various types, esp. female proper names, musical instruments, compositions, etc.: Wilhelmina; sonatina. Cf. -in2, -ine2.

-ina




a suffix used in taxonomic names in biology: Euglenoidina; Nemertina.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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See also:
  • Ina (Encyclopedia)

 

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