Associations to the word «Alma»


ALMA, noun. An Egyptian singer or dancing-girl used for entertainment or as a professional mourner.
ALMA, proper noun. A female given name, popular in the 19th century.
ALMA, proper noun. Places in the U.S., Canada, and several other countries.
ALMA, proper noun. (Mormonism) One of two prophets, the Elder and the Younger, and a book in the Book of Mormon.
ALMA, proper noun. (space science) Acronym of Atacama Large Millimetre/submillimetre Array.
ALMA MATER, noun. A school or college from which an individual has graduated or which he or she has attended.
ALMA MATER, noun. A school's anthem or song.
ALMA MATERS, noun. Plural of alma mater

Wise words

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.