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Source : Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

-ana \-a"na\ [The neut. pl. ending of Latin adjectives in
   A suffix to names of persons or places, used to denote a
   collection of notable sayings, literary gossip, anecdotes,
   etc. Thus, Scaligerana is a book containing the sayings of
   Scaliger, Johnsoniana of Johnson, etc.

   Note: Used also as a substantive; as, the French anas.

               It has been said that the table-talk of Selden is
               worth all the ana of the Continent. --Hallam.