a friendly nation
an associate who provides cooperation or assistance
"he's a good ally in fight"
become an ally or associate, as by a treaty or marriage
"He allied himself with the Communists"
One united to another by treaty or league; usually applied to sovereigns or states; a confederate.
Anything associated with another as a helper; an auxiliary.
Anything akin to another by structure, etc.
A closely related species, usually within the same family.
To unite, or form a connection between, as between families by marriage, or between princes and states by treaty, league, or confederacy
To connect or form a relation between by similitude, resemblance, friendship, or love.
A diminutive of the female given names Alison, Alice and Alexandra.
A diminutive of the male given name Alfred or of other names beginning with Al-.
Origin: From alien, alier (Modern French allier), from alligo, from ad + ligo. Compare alligate, allay, alloy and ligament.
to unite, or form a connection between, as between families by marriage, or between princes and states by treaty, league, or confederacy; -- often followed by to or with
to connect or form a relation between by similitude, resemblance, friendship, or love
a relative; a kinsman
one united to another by treaty or league; -- usually applied to sovereigns or states; a confederate
anything associated with another as a helper; an auxiliary
anything akin to another by structure, etc
see Alley, a marble or taw
Origin: [See Ally, v.]
Ally is a science fiction novel written by Karen Traviss and was published in March 2007. It is the fifth book in the Wess'Har Series.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
al-lī′, v.t. to form a relation by marriage, friendship, treaty, or resemblance.—pa.p. and adj. Allied′.—n. Ally (al-lī′, or al′lī), a confederate: a prince or state united by treaty or league:—pl. Allīes′, or Al′līes. [O. Fr. alier—L. alligāre—ad, to, ligāre, to bind.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'ALLY' in Nouns Frequency: #1614
The numerical value of ALLY in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of ALLY in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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- Alliierte, AlliierterGerman
- unirse en, aliarse, aliadoSpanish
- yhdistää, liittoutua, liittolainen, tukija, liittääFinnish
- 味方, 同盟国Japanese
- socio, sociusLatin
- whakauru, haumi, ukuMāori
- bondgenote, bondgenootDutch
- sojusznik, sprzymierzyćPolish
- aliar, aliadoPortuguese
- союзник, помощникRussian
- spojiť saSlovak
- alliera, bundsförvant, allieradSwedish
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