AskDefine | Define canna

Dictionary Definition

canna n : any plant of the genus Canna having large sheathing leaves and clusters of large showy flowers

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Pronunciation

Noun

canna
  1. A genus of tropical plants, with large leaves and often with showy flowers.

Verb

canna

Quotations

Italian

Noun

  1. cane
  2. barrel (of a gun)
    canna cilidrica
  3. rod (fishing)
    canna da pesca
  4. tube, pipe (on a pump organ or a trachea)
    canne dell'organo
  5. chute
  6. In the context of "slang|lang=it": joint

Synonyms

(joint) spinello

Extensive Definition

Canna can refer to:
  • Canna, a genus of flowering plants
canna in Catalan: Canna (desambiguació)
canna in German: Canna (Begriffsklärung)
canna in French: Canna
canna in Italian: Canna
canna in Dutch: Canna
canna in Portuguese: Canna
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