Alabama

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English[edit]

Map of US highlighting Alabama
English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Alabama Albaamaha, the name of a people formerly native to the area.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) enPR: ă-lə-bă'-mə IPA(key): /ˌæ.lə.ˈbæ.mə/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -æmə

Proper noun[edit]

Alabama

  1. A state of the United States of America (postal abbreviation AL) in the southeastern United States with its capital at Montgomery, and Birmingham as its largest city.
    • 2014 November 2, John Oliver, “State Legislatures and ALEC”, in Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, season 1, episode 23, HBO:
      That’s right. In fact, a law which passed in Mississippi is so restrictive, it could close the one remaining abortion clinic they have in the entire state, meaning a Mississippi woman, right now, could be saying to herself, “I need to go someplace more progressive like Alabama.”
  2. The peninsula which makes up most of the state.
  3. The Alabama River, which runs through the state of Alabama.
  4. A Native American tribe originally from central Alabama.
  5. The language of the Alabama Nation.

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Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia cs

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Alabama.

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Alabama f

  1. Alabama (a state of the United States of America)

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Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Alabama.

Proper noun[edit]

Alabama (genitive Alabamas)

  1. Alabama

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Alabama.

Proper noun[edit]

Alabama m

  1. Alabama (a state of the United States)
  2. Alabama (a river in the southeastern region of the United States)

Romanian[edit]

Romanian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ro

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Alabama.

Proper noun[edit]

Alabama

  1. Alabama (U.S. State)
  2. Alabama (river)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Serbo-Croatian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sh

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Alabama.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /alabǎma/
  • Hyphenation: A‧la‧ba‧ma

Proper noun[edit]

Alabàma f (Cyrillic spelling Алаба̀ма)

  1. Alabama (river)
  2. Alabama (U.S. state)

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /alaˈbama/, [alaˈβama]

Proper noun[edit]

Alabama ?

  1. Alabama

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