Sentence Examples


  • Bang and canna; Arab.
  • The Inner Hebrides are much more scattered and principally include Skye, Small Isles (Canna, Sanday, Rum, Eigg and Muck), Coll, Tyree, Lismore, Mull, Ulva, Staffa, Iona, Kerrera, the Slate Islands (Seil, Easdale, Luing, Shuna, Torsay), Colonsay, Oronsay, Scarba, Jura, Islay and Gigha.
  • Schwab, Das Schlachtfeld von Canna (Munich, 1898), and authorities under Punic Wars.
  • In Canna, what are called petals are in reality metamorphosed stamens.
  • Local weights and measures include the cantar, 175 lb; salm, one imperial quarter; cafiso, 42 gallons; canna, 6 ft.