Definition of Santa Ana in US English:

Santa Ana

proper noun

  • 1A city in El Salvador, close to the border with Guatemala; population 245,421 (2007).

  • 2A volcano in El Salvador, southwest of the city of Santa Ana. It rises to a height of 7,730 feet (2,381 m).

  • 3A city in southern California, southeast of Los Angeles; population 339,130. The region gives its name to the hot dry winds that blow from the Santa Ana Mountains on the east across the coastal plain of southern California.


Santa Ana

/ˌsäntə ˈänə/