Santa Ana


San·ta Ana

noun \ˌsan-tə-ˈa-nə\

Definition of SANTA ANA

:  a strong hot dry foehn wind from the north, northeast, or east in southern California

Origin of SANTA ANA

Santa Ana Mountains in southern California
First Known Use: 1880

San·ta Ana

geographical name \ˌsan-tə-ˈa-nə, ˌsän-tä-ˈä-nä\

Definition of SANTA ANA

1
city SW California ESE of Long Beach pop 324,528
2
city NW El Salvador pop 168,047

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