After Mount Etna in Sicily.
etna (plural etnas)
- A kind of small, portable cooking apparatus for which heat is furnished by a spirit lamp.
- (Can we date this quote?), V. Baker, (Please provide the book title or journal name):
- There should certainly be an etna for getting a hot cup of coffee in a hurry.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for etna in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)