How Do You Spell CANAAN?

Correct spelling for the English word "canaan" is [k_ˈa_n_ɑː_n], [kˈanɑːn], [kˈanɑːn]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of CANAAN

  1. Land of promise, paradise.

Common Misspellings for CANAAN

Below is the list of 231 misspellings for the word "canaan".

Usage Examples for CANAAN

  1. 1200 to 1050 B. C. The first of these episodes deals merely with a part, and that the least important, of the tribes settled in Central Canaan. - "History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, Volume 6 (of 12)" by G. Maspero
  2. Brugsch had previously taken this name to indicate the country of Canaan, but Chabas rightly contested this view. - "History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, Volume 5 (of 12)" by G. Maspero
  3. So it has come to pass, that those among them who cannot settle down like unto the Gentiles, have gone across the Great Water to America, which is their true Canaan, where they flourish mightily, the more enterprising making a good thing of it, by prastering graias or " running horses," or trading in them, while the idler or more moral ones, pick up their living as easily as a mouse in a cheese, on the endless roads and in the forests. - "The English Gipsies and Their Language" by Charles G. Leland
  4. He also said that the people would be forty years in the wilderness, and only the youth and the children would live to enter Canaan. - "Child's Story of the Bible" by Mary A. Lathbury
  5. 6. Ham is the father of Canaan. - "A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume I." by Jacob Bryant