canaan canaan  /ˈkeɪ nən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an ancient country in southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea; a place of pilgrimage for Christianity and Islam and Judaism

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News

  1. New Canaan wins Class L baseball title

    New Canaan player leap into a pile on the mound after securing the final out in their 3-0 victory over Waterford in the Class L baseball championship game at Palmer Field in Middletown, Conn. on Sunday, June 9, 2013.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Greenwich Time

  2. New Canaan wins Class L baseball title

    New Canaan player leap into a pile on the mound after securing the final out in their 3-0 victory over Waterford in the Class L baseball championship game at Palmer Field in Middletown, Conn. on Sunday, June 9, 2013.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Greenwich Time

  3. New Canaan Starbucks Closes For Renovations

    NEW CANAAN, Conn. — New Canaan Starbucks customers will have to go somewhere else for a while to get their caffeine fix. The downtown coffee and wifi hot spot has been closed for renovations. Town residents still have plenty of other choices to go to without leaving town for ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Daily New Canaan

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Quotes

  1. "They need their own lawyers because their interests are distinct and separate from the state," Blumenthal said. "If the effect of the lawsuit were to direct more air traffic over Danbury or Canaan, we would be equally determined to avoid...
    on Oct 5, 2007 By: Richard Blumenthal Source: Newsday

  2. This lone peasant, Giono writes, "armed with only his own physical and moral resources, was able to cause this land of Canaan to spring from the wasteland. : I am taken with an immense respect for that old and unlearned peasant who was able to...
    on Oct 10, 2005 By: Jean Giono Source: Barre Montpelier Times Argus

  3. "There were more than 10 classes in the auditorium or in the gym without supervision. If that happened in New Canaan, there would have been a riot the next day. It's very easy when we live in suburban towns to ignore what happens in urban areas....
    on Oct 23, 2008 By: Chris Shays Source: Westport Minuteman

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