Also found in: Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to vina: vine


also vee·na  (vē′nə)
A stringed instrument of India that has a long, fretted fingerboard with resonating gourds at each end.

[Hindi vīṇā, from Sanskrit.]


(Instruments) a stringed musical instrument, esp of India, related to the sitar
[C18: from Hindi bīnā, from Sanskrit vīnā]


(ˈvi nɑ, -nə)

n., pl. -nas.
a stringed musical instrument of India consisting of a long, hollow, fretted stick to which gourds are attached to increase the resonance.
[1780–90; < Skt vīṇā]
References in periodicals archive ?
La Vina was serving in a holdover capacity after his term expired on June 30, 2017.
revealed this in a statement released over the weekend, saying that La Vina also requested for a budget of P1.
Last week, Duterte said he fired La Vina and SSS chairman Amado Valdez because of 'abuse of public funds.
Bumble also has a feature accessible inside of its app that's similar to Vina, called (http://thebeehive.
Roque sought to assure the public that the agency's services would not be affected by the departure of Valdez and La Vina.
The Doosan Vina CEO Yeon In Jung disclosed, This is the first time that nuclear power equipment will be made in Vietnam and we couldnt be prouder that our Vietnamese technicians will be a part of this important milestone in Vietnams development.
Under the terms of the agreement V2 Wine Group has the exclusive rights to distribute Chile's Vina Morande wines in the United States.
The PIP will focus on the Panko Vina textile mill in Binh Duong Province.
Vina decided to set up her own consultancy based upon her professional experience and to complement her husband's own financial management company, Sovereign Wealth Advisory, which has offices in Birmingham and Leicester.
Vina has earned the well-deserved reputation as the stem cell pioneer of the Western Hemisphere by being among the first to offer stem cell treatments and conduct studies for the treatment of lung disease, heart disease and diabetes.
Julian Chivite with 46% in Bodegas Chivite and Cristina Iturrioz with 27% have decided to sell the groupa[euro](tm)s operations in parts, with local bank BBVA (MCE:BBVA) mandated to find buyers for Vina Salceda first, the report said.
Vina, 62, paid EUR3 for the illuminations at Woolworths in 1969 and she still has the box and spare bulbs.