city in SW Calif.: pop. 328,000
Origin of Anaheimafter the Santa Ana River (after Anne, the mother of the Virgin Mary) + German heim, home
A cultivar of the tropical pepper Capsicum annuum having long, tapering, mildly pungent green or red fruit.
Origin of AnaheimAfter Anaheim1.
A city of southern California southeast of Los Angeles on the Santa Ana River in Orange County. Founded in 1857 by German settlers, it is the site of Disneyland (opened 1955).
From German Annaheim, literally "home by the Santa Anna River".