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Jessica Alba to me is on the top of the food chain. She's gorgeous, she's smart, and she really takes care of herself. I think that she looks great. I think that as Jennifer Aniston gets older, she looks better and better, and I really like that.
Bob Harper

Meaning of "Alba" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD ALBA

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PRONUNCIATION OF ALBA

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ALBA

noun
adjective
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adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Alba 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 ALBA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Alba

Alba

Alba is the Scottish Gaelic name for Scotland. It is cognate to Alba in Irish and Nalbin in Manx, the two other Goidelic Insular Celtic languages, as well as similar words in the Brythonic Insular Celtic languages of Cornish and Welsh also meaning Scotland.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ALBA

Alb.
Alba Longa
Albacete
albacore
Alban
Albania
Albanian
Albany
albarello
albata
albatross
albedo
Albee
albeit
Albemarle Sound
albergo
Alberich
Albers
albert
Albert Edward

WORDS THAT END LIKE ALBA

aba
ameba
araba
Aruba
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baba
cba
Cuba
Curitiba
do a Melba
Duke of Alba
Elba
Galba
Melba
peach Melba
Saba
samba
substantia alba
terra alba
Zumba

Synonyms and antonyms of Alba in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Alba» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ALBA

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

Translator English - Chinese

阿尔巴
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Alba
570 millions of speakers

English

Alba
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अल्बा
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

ألبا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Alba
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Alba
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আলবা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Alba
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Alba
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Alba
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アルバ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

알바
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Alba
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Alba
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஆல்பா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अल्बा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Alba
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Alba
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

alba
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Alba
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Alba
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Alba
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Alba
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Alba
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Alba
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Alba

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ALBA»

The term «Alba» is very widely used and occupies the 6.208 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ALBA» OVER TIME

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

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4 QUOTES WITH «ALBA»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Alba.
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Derek Blasberg
Jess is not only a successful actress but also has a line of eco-friendly products called Honest that's become a million-dollar business. Jessica Alba an undercover businesswoman? That's my favorite kind of style - the kind with substance.
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Amanda Bynes
I wear Spanx to smooth things out. I read that Jessica Alba wears them and if she wears them, then so should I.
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America Ferrera
I think it's hilarious when people call Jessica Alba or Eva Longoria curvy. Come on. They're not curvy. They're small. I'm curvy.
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Bob Harper
Jessica Alba to me is on the top of the food chain. She's gorgeous, she's smart, and she really takes care of herself. I think that she looks great. I think that as Jennifer Aniston gets older, she looks better and better, and I really like that.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ALBA»

Discover the use of Alba in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Alba and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Honest Life: Living Naturally and True to You
As a new mom, Jessica Alba wanted to create the safest, healthiest environment for her family.
Jessica Alba, 2013
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Desert Blood: The Juarez Murders
From acclaimed poet and prose-writer Alicia Gaspar de Alba, Desert Blood is a gripping thriller that ponders the effects of patriarchy, gender identity, border culture, transnationalism, and globalization on an international crisis.
Alicia Gaspar de Alba, 2005
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Remaking the American Mainstream: Assimilation and ...
But as Richard Alba and Victor Nee show in the first systematic treatment of assimilation since the mid-1960s, it continues to shape the immigrant experience, even though the geography of immigration has shifted from Europe to Asia, Africa, ...
Richard Alba, Victor Nee, 2009
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From Pictland to Alba: 789 - 1070
This volume charts the transformation of the political landscape of northern Britain between the middle of the eighth and the middle of the eleventh centuries.
Alex Woolf, 2007
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Ethnic Identity: The Transformation of White America
Examines the implications of intermarriages between white Americans of differing ethnic backgrounds and looks at this new culture
Richard D. Alba, 1990
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20th-century Italian Women Writers: The Feminine Experience
The eleven writers in this volume criticize the female role in Italian society, externalize women’s unconscious needs, and offer unusual examples of feminine creativity.
Alba della Fazia Amoia, 1996
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Three Tragedies: Blood Wedding, Yerma, Bernarda Alba
A biographical essay accompanies this translation of the Spanish writer's three tragic dramas
Federico García Lorca, 1955
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Sor Juana's Second Dream: A Novel
This bold novel unravels the mystery and complexity of the woman Carlos Fuentes calls "the first great Latin American poet.
Alicia Gaspar de Alba, 1999
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The Alba House Gospels: So You May Believe
Translated by Mark Wauck Single-column format Poetic format when appropriate 4 1/2 x 7 % Font size: 8
‎1992
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Blurring the Color Line: The New Chance for a More ...
In Blurring the Color Line, Alba explores a future in which socially mobile minorities could blur stark boundaries and gain much more control over the social expression of racial differences.
Richard Alba, Richard D Alba, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ALBA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Alba is used in the context of the following news items.
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Jessica Alba rocks a casual look for a flight to Paris after weekend
But Jessica Alba left her home country behind on Sunday as she and a friend headed to France. The 34-year-old actress arrived at LAX looking ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
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Result: Tomas Berdych comeback downs Pablo Andujar-Alba
Another break by the Spaniard in the ninth game opened the door for him to snatch an early lead, and Andujar-Alba served out the first set to ... «Sports Mole, Jul 15»
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Venezuela: Maduro, ALBA express solidarity with Greece, reject …
July 1, 2015 -- Venezuelanalysis.com, posted at Links International Journal of Socialist Renewal – Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro ... «Links International Journal of Socialist Renewal, Jul 15»
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Jessica Alba giggles with Honest employees after admitting she has …
But on Wednesday Jessica Alba seemed like the cheeriest boss in the world as she hosted a summer office party for her company, Honest. «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
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Western Elites Attack ALBA and the Wealth Producing Majority
That international reality explains why ALBA's transformative role in the economies of Latin American and Caribbean countries like Nicaragua ... «teleSUR English, Jul 15»
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Jessica Simpson Jealous of Jessica Alba? Sources Reveal Why
Magazine's sources claimed that Simpson is upset over the accomplishments of Alba's eco-friendly The Honest Company, which has already ... «Latino Post, Jul 15»
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Battle Of The Jessicas! Why Jessica Simpson Is Jealous Of Jessica …
Which Jessica's team are you on?! Sources say that Jessica Simpson is not happy with fellow teen-star-turned-entrepreneur Jessica Alba, and ... «OK! Magazine, Jun 15»
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Watch: Pierce Brosnan, Jessica Alba & Salma Hayek Feel 'Some …
Pierce Brosnan, Jessica Alba, and Salma Hayek star in the movie about lothario poet who settles down with a hot, much younger woman, ... «Indie Wire, Jun 15»
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ALBA Bloc Supports Greeks in Fight Against EU 'Finance Capital'
The ALBA bloc, comprised of 12 Latin American and Caribbean nations, expressed its support to Greece, as the Mediterranean country ... «teleSUR English, Jun 15»
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Jessica Alba's daughters meet Frozen characters at Disney World …
Yummy mummy Jessica Alba juggles being an actress with being a business woman and a mum, yet she somehow still finds time to look ... «Daily Mail, Jun 15»

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