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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


  1. Alma

    Alma is a city in the Canadian province of Quebec.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Alma

    Almah, al′ma, n. an Egyptian dancing-girl.—Also Alme, Almeh. [Ar. ‛almah, learned, ‛alamah, to know.]

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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  2. ALMA

    What does ALMA stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the ALMA acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ALMA in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ALMA in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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