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Ahana is an actress.


  1. Ahana is a fictional character from the 2006 film Shaadi Karke Phas Gaya Yaar.
  2. Ahana is a fictional character from the 2013 film Not a Fairy Tale.


AHANA is a term that refers to persons of African-American, Hispanic, Asian, and Native American descent. The term was coined at Boston College in 1979 by two students, Alfred Feliciano and Valerie Lewis, who objected to the name "Office of Minority Programs" used by Boston College at the time. They cited the definition of the word minority as "less than" and proposed, instead, to use the term AHANA which they felt celebrated social cultural differences. After receiving overwhelming approval from the university's board of trustees, and UGBC president Dan Cotter, the Office of Minority Student Programs became the Office of AHANA Student Programs. The term, or one or its derivative forms, such as ALANA, has become common on a number of other American university campuses. Boston College, which has registered the term AHANA as a trademark, has granted official permission for its use to over 50 institutions and organizations in the United States. Many more use the term unofficially.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Religions (2008)

by John G. R. Forlong

Ahana,. Ahani. Sanskrit, " the dawn " ; but AhanI is also night (perhaps twilight). The words Aharya " Hay," and Ahalya " dawn " (see Ak), may be connected. Ahana is fabled to have been seduced by Indra, and appears to correspond to the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Public Relations (2013)

by Robert L. Heath

coined the term AHANA because they objected to the “Office of Minority Programs” name used by Boston College at ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of American Regionalisms (2000)

by Robert Hendrickson

ahana! Shame on you! ain't no big ...

Google previewA dictionary of important names, objects, and terms, found in the Holy Scriptures (1831)

Intended principally for youth by Howard Malcolm

Ahana is probably the Ban ad dy, which rises in Lebanon, and runs towards the. south. Perhaps the Pharpar is the same with Orontes, which, rising alit- ile to the north-east of Damascus, passes Antioch. and after a course of 200 miles to the ...

Google previewDictionary & Grammar of the Easter Island Language

Mañana / / —de fiesta : M ahana rjoijóro / Mahana taeáija, (lit. Dia sin trabajo) // —de trabajo: Mahana ána ...

Google previewAn Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language (1840)

... to which is Prefixed, A Dissertation on the Origin of the Scottish Language by John Jamieson

ahana, chaff, Su.

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Scrabble value of A1H4A1N1A1

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