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mɒntˈgʌm ə ri, -ˈgʌm riMont·gome·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Montgomery, L. M. Montgomery, Lucy Maud Montgomerynoun

    Canadian novelist (1874-1942)

  2. Montgomery, Bernard Law Montgomery, Sir Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alameinnoun

    English general during World War II; won victories over Rommel in North Africa and led British ground forces in the invasion of Normandy (1887-1976)

  3. Montgomery, capital of Alabamanoun

    the state capital of Alabama on the Mobile River

Wiktionary

  1. Montgomerynoun

    Bernard Montgomery (Monty) British army officer

  2. Montgomerynoun

    transferred from the surname.

  3. Montgomerynoun

    The capital city of Alabama; see Wikipedia:Montgomery, Alabama

Freebase

  1. Montgomery

    Montgomery is the capital of the State of Alabama, and is the county seat of Montgomery County. It is located on the Alabama River southeast of the center of the state, in the Gulf Coastal Plain. As of the 2010 census, Montgomery had a population of 205,764 making it the second-largest city in Alabama, after Birmingham, and the 103rd largest in the United States. Montgomery is the primary city of the Montgomery Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had a 2010 estimated population of 374,536. It is the fourth-largest in the state and 136th among United States metropolitan areas. The city was incorporated in 1819, as a merger of two towns situated along the Alabama River. It became the state capital in 1846, representing the shift of power to the south-central area with the growth of cotton as a commodity crop of the Black Belt and Mobile's rise as a mercantile port. In February 1861, Montgomery was selected as the first capital of the Confederate States of America, until the seat of government moved to Richmond, Virginia, in May of that year. During the mid-20th century, Montgomery was a major site of events in the African-American Civil Rights Movement, including the Montgomery Bus Boycott and the Selma to Montgomery marches.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. montgomery

    The capital of the State of Alabama. A convention of delegates from the Southern States met here February 4, 1861, to organize a provisional government for the seceded States, which were thereafter to be known as the Confederate States of America, and Montgomery was chosen as the seat of government. Richmond being afterwards made the capital of the Confederacy, the seat of government was transferred thither on May 20 in the same year.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Montgomery

    After Roger de Montgomery, Earl of Shrewsbury, who obtained forcible possession of the castle erected on the height by the Lord of the Marshes in the time of William the Conqueror.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Montgomery in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Montgomery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Montgomery in a Sentence

  1. John Lewis:

    I never saw him. I never met him, i was chair of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee for three years, from 1963 to 1966. I was involved with the sit-ins, the Freedom Rides, the March on Washington, the march from Selma to Montgomery and directed to voter education project for six years. But I met Hillary Clinton. I met President Clinton.

  2. David Glass:

    It turns out [Jamie] is asking for the entire conservatorship to be vacated, which is a huge move, it potentially creates pressure on [conservator] Jodi Montgomery to either explain how Britney is still mentally ill or go along [with the disbandment].

  3. Bob Barnes:

    You can feel the history in Montgomery. It’s really an experience.

  4. Democratic Rep. John Lewis:

    I never saw him. I never met him, i was chair of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee for three years, from 1963 to 1966. I was involved with the sit-ins, the Freedom Rides, the March on Washington, the march from Selma to Montgomery and directed (the) voter education project for six years. But I met Hillary Clinton. I met President (Bill) Clinton.

  5. The Meitivs:

    The past actions of CPS and Montgomery County Police violated the rights of the Meitivs and their children.

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