Alabama

See also: alabama

EnglishEdit

 
Map of US highlighting Alabama
 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Alabama Albaamaha, the name of a people native to the area. Or from Choctaw albah amo, from albah + amo

PronunciationEdit

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

NounEdit

Alabama pl (plural only)

  1. An indigenous Muscogee people of central Alabama.
    Synonym: Alibamu

TranslationsEdit

Proper nounEdit

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. A Muskogean language, spoken by the Alabama people.
    Synonym: Alibamu
  4. A town in New York; named for the state.
  5. The University of Alabama.
    Synonym: Bama

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit

Divisions of the United States of America in English (layout · text)
states: Alabama · Alaska · Arizona · Arkansas · California · Colorado · Connecticut · Delaware · Florida · Georgia · Hawaii · Idaho · Illinois · Indiana · Iowa · Kansas · Kentucky · Louisiana · Maine · Maryland · Massachusetts · Michigan · Minnesota · Mississippi · Missouri · Montana · Nebraska · Nevada · New Hampshire · New Jersey · New Mexico · New York · North Carolina · North Dakota · Ohio · Oklahoma · Oregon · Pennsylvania · Rhode Island · South Carolina · South Dakota · Tennessee · Texas · Utah · Vermont · Virginia · Washington · West Virginia · Wisconsin · Wyoming
federal district: Washington, D.C.
territories: American Samoa · Guam · Northern Mariana Islands · Puerto Rico · United States minor outlying islands · United States Virgin Islands

Further readingEdit


CzechEdit

 
Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Alabama.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Alabama f

  1. Alabama (a state of the United States)

DeclensionEdit


DanishEdit

 
Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Alabama.

Proper nounEdit

Alabama (genitive Alabamas)

  1. Alabama (a state of the United States)

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English Alabama.

PronunciationEdit

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

Proper nounEdit

Alabama

  1. Alabama (a state of the United States)

DeclensionEdit

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

ItalianEdit

 
Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

EtymologyEdit

From English Alabama.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /a.laˈba.ma/
  • Rhymes: -ama
  • Hyphenation: A‧la‧bà‧ma

Proper nounEdit

Alabama m

  1. Alabama (a state of the United States)

LatinEdit

 
Latin Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Alabāma f sg (genitive Alabāmae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) Alabama

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

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

PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

EtymologyEdit

From English Alabama, from Alabama Albaamaha.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /a.laˈba.ma/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: A‧la‧ba‧ma
  • Rhymes: -ama

Proper nounEdit

Alabama f

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

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

 
Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Alabama.

PronunciationEdit

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

  • Hyphenation: A‧la‧ba‧ma

Proper nounEdit

Alabama m

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

RomanianEdit

 
Romanian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ro

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Alabama.

Proper nounEdit

Alabama

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

Serbo-CroatianEdit

 
Serbo-Croatian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sh

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Alabama.

PronunciationEdit

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

Proper nounEdit

Alabàma f (Cyrillic spelling Алаба̀ма)

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

DeclensionEdit


SlovakEdit

 
Slovak Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sk

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Alabama f (genitive Alabamy, declension pattern of žena)

  1. Alabama (a state of the United States)

ReferencesEdit

  • Alabama in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

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

Proper nounEdit

Alabama ?

  1. Alabama (a state of the United States)

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit