Associations to the word «Canaan»

Wiktionary

CANAAN, proper noun. A historic region of the Middle East, roughly equivalent to Palestine.
CANAAN, proper noun. A grandson of Noah.
CANAAN, proper noun. (rare) A male given name of biblical origin.
CANAAN DOG, noun. A herding dog native to Israel.

Dictionary definition

CANAAN, noun. An ancient country in southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea; a place of pilgrimage for Christianity and Islam and Judaism.

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope