alameda

noun
al·​a·​me·​da | \ ˌa-lə-ˈmē-də How to pronounce alameda (audio) , -ˈmā- How to pronounce alameda (audio) \

Definition of alameda

: a public promenade bordered with trees

First Known Use of alameda

1717, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alameda

Spanish, from álamo poplar

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“Alameda.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alameda. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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Alameda geographical name

Al·​a·​me·​da | \ ˌa-lə-ˈmē-də How to pronounce Alameda (audio) \

Definition of Alameda

city and port on an island in San Francisco Bay that is separated from Oakland by an estuary in western California population 73,812

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