- a cigar made in Havana, or in Cuba, or of Cuban tobacco
- Cuban tobacco
seaport & capital of Cuba, on the Gulf of Mexico
Sp. name Habana
The capital and largest city of Cuba, in the northwest part of the island country on the Gulf of Mexico. Founded on its present site in 1519, it became the capital of Spanish Cuba in 1552. The explosion of the US battleship Maine in Havana's harbor in February 1898 was the immediate cause of the Spanish-American War.x
A cigar made in Cuba, especially one of fine quality.
Origin of HavanaAfter Havana 1
- Cattle and pine lumber are sent to Cuba, and Havana tobacco and fine grades of Cuban timber are imported.
- Branch of the United railways of Havana, of which it is the W.
- From its mouth, in 1774 by Phineas Lyman (1716-1774) of Connecticut and other "military adventurers," veterans of the Havana campaign of 1762; this settlement was loyal during the War of Independence.
- As captain of the "Cornwall" (80),(80), the flagship of Sir Charles Knowles, he was in the battle with the Spaniards off Havana on the 2nd of October 1748.
- Dr Kane died at Havana on the 16th of February 1857, at the age of thirty-seven.