ana ana  /ˈɑ nə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) mother of the ancient Irish gods; sometimes identified with Danu
  2. (n) a collection of anecdotes about a person or place

Usage(s):

  • On pro-ana sites, girls as young as 10 share tips for losing weight (purge in the shower to cover up the sound), tricks for hiding the signs of malnutrition (use nail-growth polish .

News

  1. Garcetti names Ana Guerrero as chief of staff

    Kevin Roderick: Mayor-elect Eric Garcetti just announced that the chief of staff in his City Council office, Ana Guerrero, will fill the same role when Garcetti moves down to the mayor's third floor suite. "Ana was the key player in my work to cut budget costs and revitalize neighborhoods," Garcetti said in a statement. "Together, we're going to build on this foundation with new solutions to fix ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: LA Observed

  2. Ana Ortiz Dishes On Devious Maids; Will Eva Longoria Guest Star?

    Ana Ortiz, best known for her role on "Ugly Betty," returns to the small screen in the upcoming Lifetime series, "Devious Maids," a show she was first uncertain about doing.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Access Hollywood via Yahoo! News

  3. Woman fatally struck by car in Santa Ana

    SANTA ANA - A 56-year-old woman died after she was hit by a car that ran two red lights late Monday morning, police said.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Orange County Register

Quotes

  1. "During the morning of March 30, 2006, I threw a cell phone in the apartment," Campbell told Manhattan Criminal Court Judge Robert Mandelbaum. "The cell phone hit Ana. This was an accident because I did not intend to hit her. I am advised...
    on Jan 16, 2007 By: Naomi Campbell Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "Ana changed my life. She's only 17 years old, but she's lived the life of somebody so much older," Bush said. "Despite her hardships, Ana is so much like the teenagers here in the United States. She reminds me of myself at that age."
    on Sep 29, 2007 By: Jenna Bush Source: Washington Post

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