from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A tribe of the Creek confederacy formerly inhabiting southern Alabama and now located in eastern Texas.
- n. A member of this tribe.
- n. The Muskogean language of the Alabama.
- A state of the southeast United States. It was admitted as the 22nd state in 1819. Alabama was first explored by the Spanish, and the southern section was claimed by the United States as part of the Louisiana Purchase (1803). Montgomery is the capital and Birmingham the largest city. Population: 4,630,000.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A state of the United States of America (postal abbreviation AL) in the south-eastern United States with its capital at Montgomery, and Birmingham as its largest city.
- proper n. The Alabama River, which runs through the state of Alabama.
- proper n. A Native American tribe originally from central Alabama.
- proper n. The language of the Alabama Nation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of noctuid moths containing one species, A. argillacea Huebner.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the Muskhogean language of the Alabama
- n. a river in Alabama formed by the confluence of the Coosa and Tallapoosa Rivers near Montgomery; flows southwestward to become a tributary of the Mobile River
- n. a state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
- n. a member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in what is now the state of Alabama
From Alabama Albaamaha ("the name of a people formerly native to the area") (Wiktionary)