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You don't have to be Wilt Chamberlain to get into the Basketball Hall of Fame. If you don't have a sweet turnaround jumper from 18 feet, the best route to the Hall is fatherhood. Daniel Biasone, aka the 'father of the 24-second clock,' made the cut.
Brendan I. Koerner

Meaning of "aka" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD AKA

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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF AKA

aka  [ˈɑːkə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AKA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Aka is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES AKA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

aka

A.K.A., AKA, a.k.a., aka, or a/k/a may refer to: ▪ "Also known as", used to introduce pseudonyms, aliases, nicknames, working names, legalized names, pen names, maiden names, etc. Aka or AKA may also refer to...

Definition of aka in the English dictionary

The definition of aka in the dictionary is a vine, Metrosideros scandens, found in New Zealand.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH AKA


Barca
ˈbɑːkə
barker
ˈbɑːkə
biomarker
ˈbaɪəʊˌmɑːkə
charka
ˈtʃɑːkə
haka
ˈhɑːkə
kaka
ˈkɑːkə
Lusaka
luːˈzɑːkə
marka
ˈmɑːkə
marker
ˈmɑːkə
moussaka
mʊˈsɑːkə
Oaxaca
wəˈhɑːkə
Osaka
əʊˈsɑːkə
paca
ˈpɑːkə
Parca
ˈpɑːkə
parka
ˈpɑːkə
Parker
ˈpɑːkə
pataca
pəˈtɑːkə
raca
ˈrɑːkə
Sarka
ˈzɑːkə
Zarqa
ˈzɑːkə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AKA

ajutage
ajwan
AK
AK-47
Akaba
Akademi
Akan
akaryote
akaryotic
akatea
akathisia
Akbar
ake
akeake
akedah
akee
Akela
akene
akenial
akhara

WORDS THAT END LIKE AKA

Alaska
Bangka
Banka
Dhaka
eureka
Fukuoka
Hrvatska
ka
Karnataka
Nebraska
oka
paprika
polka
Polska
ska
Sri Lanka
taka
tika
Topeka
vodka

Synonyms and antonyms of aka in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «aka» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AKA

Find out the translation of aka to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of aka from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «aka» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

又名
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

alias
570 millions of speakers

English

aka
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

उर्फ
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الملقب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ака
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

aka
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ওরফে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

aka
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Aka
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

aka
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

別名
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

일명
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Aka
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

aka
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அதாவது
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उर्फ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

diğer adıyla
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

aka
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

aka
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ака
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

aka
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

aka
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

aka
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

aka
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

aka
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of aka

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AKA»

The term «aka» is very widely used and occupies the 377 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AKA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about aka

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2 QUOTES WITH «AKA»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word aka.
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Snoop Dogg
My younger son, Cordell, aka Lil Snoop, loves me like a fan loves Snoop Dogg. He's inspired by making me happy. My older son, Corde, aka Spank, does everything I say, with effort and determination - but he does it for himself. He gets his thrill out of seeing his own results on the football field.
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Brendan I. Koerner
You don't have to be Wilt Chamberlain to get into the Basketball Hall of Fame. If you don't have a sweet turnaround jumper from 18 feet, the best route to the Hall is fatherhood. Daniel Biasone, aka the 'father of the 24-second clock,' made the cut.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AKA»

Discover the use of aka in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to aka and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Intimate Fathers: The Nature and Context of Aka Pygmy ...
This systematic study of non-Western fathers' roles in infant care focuses on the Aka pygmies of central Africa
Barry S. Hewlett, 1993
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AKA
A stirring adventure tale, Aka depicts the ancient history of dolphins, their extraordinary traits and abilities, and their eternal friendship with humans.
Tristan Jones, 2014
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Aka Bpnichol: A Preliminary Biography
Written by one of his friends and confidants, a close reading of bpNichol's poetry aka bpNichol is the biography of the major Canadian poet bpNichol, who was a practising lay psychoanalyst and vice-president of one of the largest and ...
Frank Davey, 2012
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AKA
Aside from a short excerpt published in FRANK's recent issue of Expat Writing, the work has been kept from public view. AKA by Jean Lamore is one of the most innovative and thought-provoking novels to emerge so far in the 21st century.
Jean Lamore, 2006
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Encyclopédie des pygmées Aka II. Dictionnaire ethnographique ...
Starting with an assassination attempt on the life of the Shah, the restoration of Dutch-Iranian trade relations, and the first Dutch eyewitness accounts on the emergence of the Baha'i religion in 19th-century Iran, this study presents a ...
Jelle De Vries, 2002
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A.k.a. Breyten Breytenbach: Critical Approaches to His ...
"The essays in this volume hold up for scrutiny, in diverse ways, many facets of the artistic output of Breyten Breytenbach, the Afrikaans poet who first became a public figure in apartheid South Africa - his poetry, his fictional and ...
Judith Lütge Coullie, Johan U. Jacobs, 2004
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Apis Mellifera: A.k.a. Honeybee
This book is filled with facts, photographs, and figures about honeybees.
Rick Green, 2002
8
Domestic Violence: A. K. A. Intimate Partner Violence (IPV)
This book is designed for healthcare providers, counselors, criminal justice staff in identifying and working with victims of domestic violence. This book focuses on issues related to domestic violence in the nation.
Bernice R. Kennedy, 2007
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Venus Club Aka Vee
DescriptionGran is a fifty thousand years old teenager and Vee is the twenty six thousand years old granddaughter who has clean up the damage after Gran, in other words Gran is a cosmic hippy.
Mia Hamilton-Smith, 2011
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National Park Ranger, A. K. A. , Bleeding Green and Grey: ...
National Park Ranger, a.k.a., Bleeding Green & Grey tells the stories that cover well beyond just the numerous and sometimes daily heroic deeds that other present park ranger books more than adequately validate.
Gregory W. Moss, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AKA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term aka is used in the context of the following news items.
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Pics of THAT AKA Durban July 'assault'
Johannesburg - AKA has come under fire for pushing a man off the stage at the Jack Daniels Boomtown tent at the Vodacom Durban July. «Channel 24, Jul 15»
2
The movie-like rise of Darren Hart, aka Harts
The movie-like rise of Darren Hart, aka Harts ... I was going to go into sport for a good majority of my childhood,'' says Darren Hart, aka Harts. «Stuff.co.nz, Jul 15»
3
Update Moto G (aka Falcon) with Tesla Android 5.1.1 Lollipop …
A new Tesla series custom ROM has been released to the Motorola's 2013 mid-range smartphone Moto G (aka Falcon). This Tesla custom ... «International Business Times, India Edition, Jul 15»
4
fR€$H aka SHORT DaWG - DA LyFE (Prod. By Cardo & Sledgren …
fR€$H, SHORT DaWG, Drank Sinatra, elvisfReShley-- the Houston rapper may not be decisive on a name, but he's definitely consistent in ... «HotNewHipHop, Jul 15»
5
All Hail to Mascot Ventures Inc (OTCMKTS:EMON) aka eMONEco Inc.
Mascot Ventures Inc (OTCMKTS:EMON) aka eMONEco Inc. has continued its spectacular rise in recent weeks moving well over the $2 mark. «MicroCap Daily, Jul 15»
6
Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan's Manik Aka Parth Samthaan Is Back To Shoot …
Parth Samthaan, who plays the role of Manik in Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan, was recently hospitalisedHe was shooting for the show, in spite of suffering ... «FilmiBeat, Jul 15»
7
Fred Willard Is Twice As Rich As Paul Reubens, aka Pee-Wee Herman
In 2011, funnyman Fred Willard was caught exposing himself in an adult theatre. He didn't suffer a media backlash as severe as what Paul ... «2paragraphs.com, Jul 15»
8
United Christian Party (aka UNP) and the Christian West coup must …
Roughly two years ago the ruling United Christian Party aka UNP felt that they weren't getting anywhere in Sri Lankan politics. After much soul ... «Lankaweb, Jul 15»
9
LG AKA vs Gionee Pioneer P4S : Comparison of Features and …
LG AKA is the smartphone from LG with 5.0 inches screen and the resolution of the screen is 720 x 1280 pixels pixels. Phone was announced ... «Newstrack India, Jul 15»
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When 'Meri Aashiqui Tumse Hi' Actor Shakti Arora aka Ranveer …
"Meri Aashiqui Tumse Hi" actor Shakti Arora is a happy man these days and has been indulging in some sort of therapy. Talking to Tellychakkar ... «International Business Times, India Edition, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Aka [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/aka-1>. Jul 2019 ».
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