Definitions for ALMA

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Wiktionary

  1. alma(Noun)

    An Egyptian singer or dancing-girl used for entertainment or as a professional mourner.

  2. Alma(ProperNoun)

    , popular in the 19th century.

  3. Alma(ProperNoun)

    Places in the U.S., Canada, and several other countries.

  4. Alma(ProperNoun)

    One of two prophets, the Elder and the Younger, and a book in the Book of Mormon.

  5. Origin: Usually explained as alma. It has also been used as a diminutive of compound names beginning with the element Amal-, as in Amelia.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Alma(noun)

    alt. of Almah

Freebase

  1. Alma

    Alma is a city in the Canadian province of Quebec.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Alma

    a river in the Crimea, half-way between Eupatoria and Sebastopol, where the allied English, French, and Turkish armies defeated the Russians under Prince Menschikoff, Sept. 20, 1854.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Carly Fiorina:

    Love my alma mater, but rooting for a Hawkeyes win today. #RoseBowl.

  2. Yossi Ziegler:

    Professor Ordinarius of Oriental Languages and Professor Extra-Ordinarius of Theology at Alma MaterGiessen.

  3. Donald Trump:

    Ohio Gov. John Kasichplans to launch his presidential bid on July 21in Columbus, hoping his strength in the quintessential swing state will help him win over Republican voters who aim to take back the White House in 2016. Kasich will share his presidential intentions at his alma mater, Ohio State University, said Chris Schrimpf, a spokesman for the governor's 2016 effort.

  4. Tomoharu Oka:

    Investigations of gas motion with radio telescopes may provide a complementary way to search for dark black holes, the ongoing wide area survey observations of the Milky Way with the Nobeyama 45-m telescope and high-resolution observations of nearby galaxies using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) have the potential to increase the number of black hole candidates dramatically.

  5. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    I am extremely proud to be an alumnus of The University of Manchester, England. The University gave me a wonderful opportunity to pursue my Ph.D. by awarding me with Dalton Chemical Research Scholarship, one of the most prestigious scholarships. It's surely the major accomplishment and a premier milestone in my life. My grateful thanks and heartfelt best wishes to The University of Manchester, one of the greatest Universities in the world.....this year ranked 5th in the UK and 38th worldwide. Keep it up, my Alma Mater.


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