Alameda meaning

ălə-mēdə, -mā-
(place) City on an island in San Francisco Bay, Calif.
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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.
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In the Southwest, a walk shaded as by alamos.
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A tree-shaded promenade or public park.
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Origin of alameda

  • Spanish from álamo poplar, alamo

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition