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 native to the area. Or from Choctaw albah amo, from albah + amo

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. Capital: Montgomery. Largest city: Birmingham.
    • 2014 November 2, “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. A river in Alabama; flowing 318 miles from the confluence of the Tallapoosa and Coosa near Coosada until its confluence with the Tombigbee, forming the Mobile, near Calvert.
  3. An indigenous Muscogee people of central Alabama.
    Synonym: Alibamu
  4. A Muskogean language, spoken by the Alabama people.
    Synonym: Alibamu
  5. A town in New York; named for the state.
  6. The University of Alabama.
    Synonym: Bama

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Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia cs

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Alabama.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Alabama f

  1. Alabama (a state of the United States)

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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 (a state of the United States)

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Alabama.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑlɑbɑmɑ/, [ˈɑlɑˌbɑmɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑmɑ
  • Syllabification: A‧la‧ba‧ma

Proper noun[edit]

Alabama

  1. Alabama (a state of the United States)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Alabama (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Alabama
genitive Alabaman
partitive Alabamaa
illative Alabamaan
singular plural
nominative Alabama
accusative nom. Alabama
gen. Alabaman
genitive Alabaman
partitive Alabamaa
inessive Alabamassa
elative Alabamasta
illative Alabamaan
adessive Alabamalla
ablative Alabamalta
allative Alabamalle
essive Alabamana
translative Alabamaksi
instructive
abessive Alabamatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Alabama (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person Alabamani Alabamamme
2nd person Alabamasi Alabamanne
3rd person Alabamansa

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

From English Alabama.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Alabama m

  1. Alabama (a state of the United States)

Latin[edit]

Latin Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia la

Pronunciation[edit]

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Alabāma f sg (genitive Alabāmae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) Alabama

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Alabāma
Genitive Alabāmae
Dative Alabāmae
Accusative Alabāmam
Ablative Alabāmā
Vocative Alabāma
Locative Alabāmae

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From English Alabama, from Alabama Albaamaha.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Alabama f

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

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Further reading[edit]

  • Alabama in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Alabama in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Alabama.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /a.laˈbɐ̃.mɐ/, [a.laˈbɐ̃.mɐ]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ɐ.lɐˈbɐ.mɐ/, [ɐ.lɐˈβɐ.mɐ]

Proper noun[edit]

Alabama m

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

Romanian[edit]

Romanian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ro

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Alabama.

Proper noun[edit]

Alabama

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

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /alaˈbama/, [a.laˈβ̞a.ma]

Proper noun[edit]

Alabama ?

  1. Alabama (a state of the United States)

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