Maïna is a Canadian drama film, released in 2013. Directed by Michel Poulette, adaptation of Dominique Demers's novel, the film stars Roseanne Supernault.
Maina is one of 22 islands in the Aitutaki atoll of the Cook Islands. It is located at the southwestern extreme of Aitutaki Lagoon, five kilometres to the southwest of the main island of Aitutaki. In front of Maina island stands the beautiful sandbar known as "Honeymoon Island" named after a Canadian couple who decided to get married here.The sand is incredibly white and the water is transparent blue. The sandbar is also home (for a few months a year) of a rare single red feather bird who comes on the island to lay eggs.
Maina is a name with multiple independent origins.
It is an Italian surname that belongs to the region of the Italian Alps, as well as a Latvian language personal name, descended from the Finnish languageMaini.
Maina/Moyna/Mayna is an Assamese nickname in India. The term is also used as a term of endearment.
Usage examples of "maina".
Air groups and missile sections launched on training exercises over Canadian wasteland that closely resembled tundra, with grid maps that bore names like Maina Pylgin and Kamenskoe.
Remember that we have with us many Tahitians, and Tairoa- Maina and the other Tubuaians, and it would be well to take them into our confidence and tell them where we are going.