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I still feel like the same girl who grew up in Albion Park. I'm such a family girl. I haven't changed.
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Meaning of "Albion" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD ALBION

From Latin, of Celtic origin.
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PRONUNCIATION OF ALBION

Albion  [ˈælbɪən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ALBION

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Albion 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 ALBION MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Albion

Albion

Albion is the oldest known name of the island of Great Britain. Today, it is still sometimes used poetically to refer to the island. The name for Scotland in the Celtic languages is related to Albion: Alba in Scottish Gaelic, Albain in Irish, Nalbin in Manx and Alban in Welsh, Cornish and Breton. These names were later Latinised as Albania and Anglicised as Albany, which were once alternative names for Scotland. New Albion and Albionoria were briefly suggested as possible names of Canada during the period of the Canadian Confederation.

Definition of Albion in the English dictionary

The definition of Albion in the dictionary is (archaic (or poetic) Britain or England.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ALBION


amphibian
æmˈfɪbɪən
Arabian
əˈreɪbɪən
Colombian
kəˈlɒmbɪən
Columbian
kəˈlʌmbɪən
Danubian
dænˈjuːbɪən
Fabian
ˈfeɪbɪən
gabion
ˈɡeɪbɪən
Gambian
ˈɡæmbɪən
Gibeon
ˈɡɪbɪən
Jacobean
ˌdʒækəˈbɪən
Jacobian
dʒəˈkəʊbɪən
lesbian
ˈlɛzbɪən
Libyan
ˈlɪbɪən
macrobian
məkˈrəʊbɪən
Namibian
nɑːˈmɪbɪən
Nubian
ˈnjuːbɪən
Serbian
ˈsɜːbɪən
Sorbian
ˈsɔːbɪən
Swabian
ˈsweɪbɪən
Zambian
ˈzæmbɪən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ALBION

Albi
albicore
Albigenses
Albigensian
Albigensianism
albinal
albiness
albinic
albinism
albinistic
albino
albinoism
Albinoni
albinotic
Albinus

WORDS THAT END LIKE ALBION

accreditation
action
addition
administration
animation
application
association
attention
attraction
attribution
auction
certification
champion
citation
collection
combination
commission
communication
eccaleobion
excambion

Synonyms and antonyms of Albion in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Albion» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ALBION

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

Translator English - Chinese

阿尔比恩
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Albion
570 millions of speakers

English

Albion
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Albion
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

ألبيون
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Альбион
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Albion
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ইংলণ্ড
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Albion
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Albion
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Albion
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アルビオン
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

알비온
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Albion
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Albion
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஆல்பியன்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अल्बिओन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Albion
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Albione
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Albion
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Альбіон
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Albion
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Albion
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Albion
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Albion
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Albion
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Albion

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ALBION»

The term «Albion» is very widely used and occupies the 17.101 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ALBION» OVER TIME

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

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QUOTES WITH «ALBION»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Albion.
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Casey Eastham
I still feel like the same girl who grew up in Albion Park. I'm such a family girl. I haven't changed.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ALBION»

Discover the use of Albion in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Albion and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Albion's Seed: Four British Folkways in America
The first volume in a cultural history of America examines the different lives and customs of the first groups of immigrants to America and assesses the importance of those traditions for contemporary American life.
David Hackett Fischer, 1989
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Albion
Suggested for mature readers.
Alan Moore, Leah Moore, John Rappion, 2006
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The Books of Albion
These twenty-odd books - edited and condensed into one volume - are filled with poems, drawings, personal reflections, lyrics and collages, and is a powerfully compelling collection.
Peter Doherty, 2009
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Albion
With vintage photographs and fascinating detail, the book records Courthouse Square, early salt roads and quarries, splendid cobblestone houses, the Erie Canal passing through town, famous resident George Pullman, Rich's Corners, two ...
Avis A. Townsend, 2005
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The Journal of Albion Moonlight
A chronicle of violent fury and compassion, written when Surrealism was still vigorous and doing battle with psychotic "reality," The Journal of Albion Moonlight is the American monument to engagement.
Kenneth Patchen, 1961
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Operation Albion: The German Conquest of the Baltic Islands
Although the invasion had achieved its objectives and placed the Germans in an excellent position for the resumption of warfare in the spring, within three weeks of the operation, the Bolsheviks took power in Russia (November 7, 1917) and ...
Michael B. Barrett, 2008
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The Paradise War: Book One in The Song of Albion Trilogy
The Paradise War crosses the thin places between this world and that, as Lewis Gillies comes face-to-face with an ancient mystery--and a cosmic catastrophe in the making.
Stephen Lawhead, 2006
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Color Blind Justice: Albion Tourgee and the Quest for Racial ...
A redoubtable lawyer and an accomplished jurist, Tourgee wrote fifteen political novels, eight books of historical and social criticism, andseveral hundred newspaper and magazine articles that all told represent a mountain of dissent ...
Mark Elliott, 2008
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The Silver Hand: Book Two in The Song of Albion Trilogy
The Silver Hand crosses the thin places between this world and that, as Lewis Gillies seeks to learn the secret of the prophecy of The Silver Hand--and to save Albion before it is too late.
Stephen Lawhead, 2006
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Albion's Seed: Four British Folkways in America
This fascinating book is the first volume in a projected cultural history of the United States, from the earliest English settlements to our own time.
David Hackett Fischer, 1989

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ALBION»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Albion is used in the context of the following news items.
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West Brom blog: Albion have never replaced Dan Ashworth
As the transfer window has finally opened, the question has to be asked: What have been Albion's significant failings since Roy Hodgson left ... «Birmingham Mail, Jul 15»
2
Burton Albion youngsters given chance to stake their claim
ALBION'S Matty Palmer, on the ball at Mickleover Sports, has already established himself in the first team while Jack O'Brien (left) is looking to ... «Burton Mail, Jul 15»
3
Burton Albion Community Trust celebrated achievements over the …
The Burton Albion Community Trust, which engages with residents with the aim of making a difference to their lives, held its second awards ... «Burton Mail, Jul 15»
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Albion poised to land Finland goalkeeper
Albion are set to secure their fourth signing of the summer by finalising the ... Walton is regarded long-term by Albion as a first choice option. «The Argus, Jul 15»
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West Bromwich Albion fan Miles Reid remembered with tree …
The 21-year-old West Bromwich Albion fan combined the role with his studies at Birmingham City University, where he was training to become ... «Birmingham Mail, Jul 15»
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New Plymouth Albion signing Nile Dacres believes he can be part of …
NEW Plymouth Albion recruit Nile Dacres believes he can be part of a positive future for the relegated city rugby club. Albion's 13-year stay in ... «Plymouth Herald, Jul 15»
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West Brom legend says players like Saido Berahino are 'at a premium'
Albion are in pursuit of at least two strikers with Charlie Austin and Rickie Lambert on a short-list. But it is a possible new contract for Berahino ... «Birmingham Mail, Jul 15»
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West Brom rumour mill: Young striker commits future; Albion in race …
Albion are supposedly battling it out with Tottenham and West Ham for the ... for his country and would bring a wealth of experience to Albion. «Birmingham Mail, Jul 15»
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New Pig Roast Tradition Benefits Albion Volunteer Fire Department
The Albion Volunteer Fire Department kicked off this Independence Day weekend with their 2nd Annual "Fire Crackin' Pig Roast. «ErieTVNews, Jul 15»
10
Hands-on preview of upcoming cross-platform MMORPG Albion
A couple of days ago we reported on the upcoming cross-platform MMORPG Albion Online and the fact that the Summer Alpha had started. «DroidGamers, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Albion [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/albion>. Dec 2019 ».
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