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Magna may refer to:

Companies, products and institutions[edit]

Place names[edit]

  • Magna, Utah, a census-designated place and township in Salt Lake County, Utah
  • Magna Science Adventure Centre, an educational visitor attraction in Rotherham, England
  • Leptis Magna
  • Villa Magna, the ancient name of a large imperial Roman villa near the modern town of Anagni
  • Magna Graecia, the name of the coastal areas of Southern Italy on the Tarentine Gulf that were extensively colonized by Greek settlers
  • Magna Curia, a palace located in Deva, Romania

Place names in England[edit]

There are several locations where one settlement is named "Magna" and another nearby "Parva". In this context, magna and parva are the Latin terms for "great" and "little" respectively.


  • Plancia Magna, a prominent woman from Anatolia during the Roman Empire
  • Marcus Magna (born 1988), French professional footballer


  • Magna Defender, a fictional character from the Power Rangers Lost Galaxy TV series



  • Magna (moth), a genus of moths of the Micronoctuidae family
  • Cisterna magna, one of three principal openings in the subarachnoid space between the arachnoid and pia mater layers of the meninges surrounding the brain
  • Lacuna magna, the largest of several recesses in the roof of the navicular fossa of the urethra


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