There are 2 definitions of alameda in English:


Line breaks: ala|meda
Pronunciation: /ˌaləˈmeɪdə


  • (In Spain and Spanish-speaking areas) a public walkway or promenade, shaded with trees.
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    • ‘A brass band played a languid waltz under the alameda of blossoming matarratón trees,’ he says at one point.
    • In Bogotá, Hook says, Penalosa took him on a helicopter ride to tour the bike highways, called alamedas.
    • Other alamedas of special interest are El Tunal, located in the neighborhood by the same name; Santa Fe 1 and 2 sections connecting South Highway and Centenario Avenue to connect Centenario Avenue and Americas Avenue, Bosa Laureles and Arborizadora Alta.


late 18th century: Spanish.

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There are 2 definitions of alameda in English:


Syllabification: Al·a·me·da
Pronunciation: /ˌaləˈmēdə, -ˈmādə/

Entry from US English dictionary

  • A port city in north central California, on San Francisco Bay, just southwest of Oakland; population 70,580 (est. 2008).

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