Americana

plural noun Amer·i·ca·na \ ə-ˌmer-ə-ˈkä-nə , -ˌmər- , -ˌme-rə- , -ˈka-nə \

Definition of Americana

1 : materials concerning or characteristic of America, its civilization, or its culture; broadly : things typical of America
2 : American culture
3 : a genre of American music having roots in early folk and country music

First Known Use of americana

1841

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of Americana for English Language Learners

  • : things produced in the U.S. and thought to be typical of the U.S. or its culture


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