Ancona vs Ancon - What's the difference?

ancona | ancon |

As nouns the difference between ancona and ancon

is that ancona is an altarpiece, especially one of multiple connected pictures while ancon is (obsolete) the corner of a wall or rafter.



Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • A town and associated province in the Marche, Italy.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A breed of poultry.
  • * ”In all but colouring, the Ancona is a very similar bird to the Leghorn. It was imported from Italy probably some years before the latter. See ref. p.43.
  • Derived terms

    * Anconan


    1962: C.Arthur Pearson. Pictorial Poultry-Keeping. Cox & Wyman Ltd (2nd ed.) ----




  • (obsolete) The corner of a wall or rafter.
  • A console that appears to support a cornice.
  • (anatomy) The elbow.
  • (anatomy) The olecranon.
  • A sheep of a breed from Massachusetts with short crooked legs and long back.
  • Anagrams