ni•ñaPronunciation: (nē'nyä), [key]
—pl. -ñasPronunciation: (-nyäs). [key]
Ni•naPronunciation: (nē'nu, nī'-), [key]
a female given name, Russian form of Anna.
Ni•ñaPronunciation: (nēn'yu, nē'nu; Sp. nē'nyä), [key]
one of the three ships under the command of Columbus when he made his first voyage of discovery to America in 1492.
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