alameda[al′ə mē′də, -mā′-]
in the Southwest, a walk shaded as by alamos
Origin of alamedaSpanish ; from álamo, poplar tree
city on an island in San Francisco Bay, Calif.: pop. 72,000
Origin of AlamedaSpanish see alameda
A city of northern California mainly on an island in San Francisco Bay near Oakland. It grew as a shipbuilding center and port of entry.
A tree-shaded promenade or public park.
Origin of alamedaSpanish, from álamo, poplar, alamo.