What does angina mean?
The definition of angina
An*gi”na, n.
Etym: [L., fr. angere to strangle, to choke. See Anger, n.] (Med.)

Any inflammatory affection of the throat or faces, as the quinsy, malignant sore throat, croup, etc., especially such as tends to produce suffocation, choking, or shortness of breath. Angina pectoris, a peculiarly painful disease, so named from a sense of suffocating contraction or tightening of the lower part of the chest; — called also breast pang, spasm of the chest.