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Al·a·bam·a 1

n. pl. Alabama or Al·a·bam·as
1. A member of a tribe of the Creek confederacy formerly inhabiting southern Alabama and now located in eastern Texas.
2. The Muskogean language of the Alabama.

[Alabama Alba·mo, Alabama person.]

Al·a·bam·a 2

 (ăl′ə-băm′ə) Abbr. AL or Ala.
A state of the southeast United States. It was admitted as the 22nd state in 1819. Alabama was first explored by the Spanish, and the southern section was claimed by the United States as part of the Louisiana Purchase (1803). Montgomery is the capital and Birmingham the largest city.

Al′a·ba′mi·an (-bā′mē-ən), Al′a·bam′an adj. & n.


(Placename) of or relating to Alabama or its inhabitants
(Placename) a native or inhabitant of Alabama
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Noun1.Alabamian - a native or resident of Alabama
American - a native or inhabitant of the United States
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Bannon referred specifically to native Alabamian Condoleezza Rice, another former secretary of state, who had written of the election: "These critical times require us to come together to reject bigotry, sexism and intolerance.
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With this law, the long term problem of the use of Alabamian language in state institutions will be solved", said Grubi.
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Growing up in a race-defined world in which white power structures permitted violence in order to perpetuate generations of subservient southern blacks, Flynt as a young Alabamian found himself influenced by unusual regional crosscurrents.
Everything was history after that,'' the Alabamian explained.
Roger Crawford said regretfully on Saturday night that, with the exception of fellow Alabamian A1 Dillard, he had lost touch with his teammates.
They had come for Jim Harrison's induction into the Alabama Academy of Honor, the highest award the state can bestow on a living Alabamian.
Robertson's detractors say that Fletcher made a mistake in hiring the 50-year-old Alabamian, that she lacked the experience to lead a major retail company, that she has misread the Australian consumer.
A fifth-generation Alabamian, Shelby is a graduate of the University of Alabama's undergraduate and law programs.