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Definition of the noun Orania

What does Orania mean as a name of something?

Orania is a genus of Arecaceae.

Orania is a genus of Muricidae, described by Pallary in 1900.

Orania is a kind of Oranieae, described by Zipp. in 1829.


"Orania" is a documentary news drama film written and directed by Tobias Lindner.


  1. Orania is a genus of the Arecaceae family of palm trees, and includes flowering plants native to Southeast Asia, Madagascar, and New Guinea.
  2. Orania is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Muricidae, the murex snails or rock snails.

Phrases with Orania

  1. Orania Atea
  2. Orania Badia
  3. Orania Mixta
  4. Orania Nivea
  5. Orania Parva
  6. Orania Rosea
  7. Orania Ficula
  8. Orania Gagavu
  9. Orania Glauca
  10. Orania Livida
  11. Orania Ravaka
  12. Orania Archaea
  13. Orania Brassii
  14. Orania Dharmai
  15. Orania Fusulus
  16. Orania Regalis
  17. Orania Rosadoi
  18. Orania Walkeri
  19. Orania Castanea
  20. Genus Orania

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Orania

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Google previewBridge Over Blood River (2017)

The Afrikaners' Fight for Survival by Kajsa Norman

Orania is a radical response to this perceived threat of assimilation and cultural dilution. A minority can always become a majority through isolation. But the level of support required for a middle-class family to give up the trappings of modern ...

Google previewThe Making of Griqua, Inc. (2015)

Indigenous Struggles for Land and Autonomy in South Africa by Erwin Schweitzer

Orania is a successful case of local economic development. The residents are involved in a variety of commercial agricultural activities. At the beginning of the 21st century, the small town was the biggest producer of pecan nuts in South Africa ...

Google previewAfrikaners in the New South Africa (2009)

Identity Politics in a Globalised Economy by Rebecca Davies

The idea of a successful, sustainable volkstaat remains little more than exactly that; Orania is a prototype of Afrikaner self-determination that has only just got off the ground on a local level.

Google previewSettler Colonialism and Land Rights in South Africa (2013)

Possession and Dispossession on the Orange River by E. Cavanagh

Orania is a place one hears a lot about from people who have never visited it,and while opinions mayvary in substance,they tendnot to when itcomes to devotion.

Google previewStruggle (2004)

by Philip Harrison

Orania is a fragile community surrounded by the vastness of the Great Karoo. There is a small shop at the entrance to the village, which sells mementos, and also a cultural history museum with a collection of firearms dating back to the 18th ...

Google previewSouth African Foreign Policy Review: Volume 2 (2015)

by Masters, Lesley, Zondi, Siphamandla

Orania is a town located ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Nmaes (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

Orania. Zipp. Palmae. Origins: Named after the Prince of Orange (Oranje), 1792- 1849, Crown Prince of the...

Origins: Resembling the genus Orania Zipp.; see John Dransfield (1945-), Anthony Kyle Irvine (1937-) and Natalie Whitford Uhl ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Stateless Nations: Ethnic and National Groups around the World, 2nd Edition (2016)

Ethnic and National Groups around the World by James B. Minahan

Orania Movement, Orde Boerevolk, Organization of Orange ...

Google previewComparative Austronesian Dictionary (1995)

An Introduction to Austronesian Studies by Darrell T. Tryon

Ceriops tree mangrove, Rhizophora tree Melochia umbellata tree Morinda citrifolia tree M urraya paniculata tree Nauclea orientalis tree Orania tree Palaquium spp. tree Pandanus tectorius tree pandanus,Orania tree Pinus sp. tree Pinus sp.

Google previewA pronouncing gazetteer and geographical dictionary of the Philippine Islands (1902)

by United States. Bureau of Insular Affairs

fifth group, 13 species and 20 varieties of palm, including the valuable areca, orania, bonga, caryota. This classified list shows 665 species of timber indigenous to the archipelago, and includes, approximately, the most valuable woods of ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Plant Names of the Philippine Islands (1903)

by Elmer Drew Merrill

ORANIA REGALIS Zipp. (Palmce.) A palm resembling the cocoanut palm in habit, but with numerous small globose fiuits 2 inches in diameter. BarfuTjjoi (Bulacan) ; Palindan. T. ORCHIPEDA FOETIDA Blume. ( Apoci ...

Google previewA Dictionary and Digest of the Law of Scotland (1838)

With Short Explanations of the Most Ordinary English Law Terms. To which is Added a Supplement, Containing an Analysis of the Court of Session Act, the Advocation and Suspension Act, the Diligence Act, and the Entail Excambion Act by William Bell

Si ingratum dixeris orania dixeris. Socius mei socii non est incus socius. Spoliatus ante omnia restituendus. Siimmum jus, summa injuria.

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

Orania Zipp. 1829. Arecaceae. 17 Madagascar (1), southern Thailand, Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi, Moluccas, New ...

Google previewDictionary of Phrase and Fable (1900)

Giving the Derivation, Source, Or Origin of Common Phrases, Allusions, and Words that Have a Tale to Tell by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer


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Scrabble value of O1R1A1N1I1A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 6 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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