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Noun: Alabama  ,a-lu'ba-mu
  1. A member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in what is now the state of Alabama
    "the Alabamas were members of the Creek Confederacy"
     
  2. The Muskhogean language of the Alabama
     
  3. A state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
    - Heart of Dixie, Camellia State, AL
     
  4. A river in Alabama formed by the confluence of the Coosa and Tallapoosa Rivers near Montgomery; flows southwestward to become a tributary of the Mobile River
    - Alabama River

Type of: American state, Muskhogean, Muskhogean language, Muskogean, Muskogean language, river, South

Part of: America, Confederacy, Confederate States, Confederate States of America, Creek Confederacy, Deep South, Dixie, Dixieland, Gulf States, South, the States, U.S., U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA

Encyclopedia: Alabama, Tennessee and Northern Railway