Definitions for ALMA

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  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.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

soul(noun)

the spirit; the non-physical part of a person, which is often thought to continue in existence after he or she dies

People often discuss whether animals and plants have souls.

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