There are 2 translations of cana in English:

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cana

nombre femenino/feminine noun

  • 1 (pelo) gray (inglés norteamericano/American English) o/or (inglés británico/British English) grey hair, white hair ya tiene canas she already has gray hairs o/or gray hair, she is already beginning to go gray cargar canas (Chile) , más respeto con él que carga canas show some respect for your elders echar una cana al aire to let one's hair down peinar canas [familiar/colloquial] to be getting on [familiar/colloquial] respetar las canas to have respect for one's elders sacarle canas verdes a algn to drive sb to an early grave salirle canas verdes a algn [familiar/colloquial], me van a salir canas verdes con estos alumnos these pupils will be the death of me [familiar/colloquial]

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caña

nombre femenino/feminine noun

  • 4 4.1 (vaso) una caña (de cerveza) (España/Spain) a small beer, a small glass of beer una caña de vino blanco (Chile) (España/Spain) a tall glass of white wine irse de cañas (España/Spain) to go out for a few beers 4.2 (Cono Sur/Southern Cone) (aguardiente) eau-de-vie ([ made from sugar cane ]) con la caña mala (Chile) [familiar/colloquial] with a hangover [familiar/colloquial] estar or andar con la caña (Chile) [familiar/colloquial] to be drunk

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