HyperDic: santa_ana

English > 4 senses of the expression Santa Ana:
NOUNphenomenonSanta Anaa strong hot dry wind that blows in winter from the deserts of southern California toward the Pacific Coast
person Santa Ana, Santa Anna, Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna, Antonio Lopez de Santa AnaMexican general who tried to crush the Texas revolt and who lost battles to Winfield Scott and Zachary Taylor in the Mexican War (1795-1876)
locationSanta Anaa city in southern California to the east of Long Beach
locationSanta Anaa city in western El Salvador
English > Santa Ana: 4 senses > noun 1, phenomenon
MeaningA strong hot dry wind that blows in winter from the deserts of southern California toward the Pacific Coast.
Broaderwind, air current, current of airAir moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure
SpanishSanta Ana
CatalanSanta Ana
English > Santa Ana: 4 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningMexican general who tried to crush the Texas revolt and who lost battles to Winfield Scott and Zachary Taylor in the Mexican War (1795-1876).
SynonymsSanta Anna, Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna, Antonio Lopez de Santa Ana
Instance ofgeneral, full generalA general officer of the highest rank
SpanishAntonio Lopez de Santa Anna, Santa Ana, Santa Anna
CatalanSanta Ana, Santa Anna
English > Santa Ana: 4 senses > noun 3, location
MeaningA city in southern California to the east of Long Beach.
Instance ofcity, metropolis, urban centerA large and densely populated urban area
Part ofCalifornia, Golden State, CA, Calif.A state in the western United States on the Pacific
SpanishSanta Ana
CatalanSanta Ana
English > Santa Ana: 4 senses > noun 4, location
MeaningA city in western El Salvador.
Instance ofcity, metropolis, urban centerA large and densely populated urban area
Part ofEl Salvador, Republic of El Salvador, SalvadorA republic on the Pacific coast of Central America
SpanishSanta Ana
CatalanSanta Ana

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