the high German speech of Switzerland, Alsace, and southwestern Germany.
Compare (def 3).
of or relating to Alemannic or the Alemanni.
Clovis had vowed that he would embrace Christianity if he should prevail against the Alamannic Odin.
The Story of Switzerland Lina Hug
Reminiscences of an Alamannic migration saga can be traced in the traditions found around the Vierwaldstdter Lake.
Teutonic Mythology, Vol. 1 of 3 Viktor Rydberg, Ph.D.
This passage quite confirms his view of the events connected with the overthrow of the Alamannic Kingdom by Clovis.
The Letters of Cassiodorus Cassiodorus (AKA Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus Senator)
the group of High German dialects spoken in Alsace, Switzerland, and SW Germany
the language of the ancient Alemanni, from which these modern dialects have developed See also Old High German
of or relating to the Alemanni, their speech, or the High German dialects descended from it
Chiefly Southwestern U.S. a public walk shaded with trees. (in Latin America) a boulevard, park, or public garden having such a walk. a city in W California. Historical Examples He was in the library of an alameda county lawyer, host of the Stanley and the Windham families. Port O’ Gold Louis John Stellman Some were […]
. a town on the N coast of Egypt, about 70 miles (113 km) W of Alexandria: decisive British victory October 1942. noun See El Alamein noun a village on the N coast of Egypt, about 112 km (70 miles) west of Alexandria: scene of a decisive Allied victory over the Axis forces (1942)
a poplar. a Franciscan mission in San Antonio, Texas, besieged by Mexicans on February 23, 1836, during the Texan war for independence and taken on March 6, 1836, with its entire garrison killed. Contemporary Examples As a boy in alamo, a tiny Mormon ranching community in Lincoln County 90 miles north of Las Vegas, Lamb […]
- Los alamitos
a town in S California.