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I'm actually Cuban-born, born in 1956, the year Fidel Castro came into power, and my father moved my family to Miami a few years later when things were starting to look bad.
Steven Bauer

Meaning of "Miami" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MIAMI

Miami  [maɪˈæmɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MIAMI

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Miami 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 MIAMI MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Miami

Miami

Miami is a city located on the Atlantic coast in southeastern Florida and the county seat of Miami-Dade County. The 42nd largest city proper in the United States, with a population of 419,777, it is the principal, central, and most populous city of the Miami metropolitan area, and the most populous metropolis in the Southeastern United States after Washington, D.C. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Miami's metro area is the eighth most populous and fourth-largest urban area in the United States, with a population of around 5.5 million. Miami is a major center and a leader in finance, commerce, culture, media, entertainment, the arts, and international trade. In 2012, Miami was classified as an Alpha- World City in the World Cities Study Group’s inventory. In 2010, Miami ranked seventh in the United States in terms of finance, commerce, culture, entertainment, fashion, education, and other sectors. It ranked thirty-third among global cities. In 2008, Forbes magazine ranked Miami "America's Cleanest City", for its year-round good air quality, vast green spaces, clean drinking water, clean streets and city-wide recycling programs.

Definition of Miami in the English dictionary

The definition of Miami in the dictionary is a city and resort in SE Florida, on Biscayne Bay: developed chiefly after 1896, esp with the Florida land boom of the 1920s; centre of an extensive tourist area. Pop: 376 815.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MIAMI


Adami
əˈdæmɪ
cammie
ˈkæmɪ
chamois
ˈʃæmɪ
gammy
ˈɡæmɪ
Grammy
ˈɡræmɪ
hammy
ˈhæmɪ
jammy
ˈdʒæmɪ
lambie
ˈlæmɪ
lamby
ˈlæmɪ
mammie
ˈmæmɪ
mammy
ˈmæmɪ
ramie
ˈræmɪ
rammy
ˈræmɪ
sammy
ˈsæmɪ
spammy
ˈspæmɪ
tamis
ˈtæmɪ
tammie
ˈtæmɪ
tammy
ˈtæmɪ
tsunami
tsʊˈnæmɪ
whammy
ˈwæmɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MIAMI

MIA
mia mia
Miami Beach
Miandad
miaou
miaow
miarolitic
miasma
miasmal
miasmata
miasmatic
miasmatical
miasmatous
miasmic
miasmically
miasmous
miaul
mib
mic
Mic.

WORDS THAT END LIKE MIAMI

agami
ami
calami
chiyogami
gourami
hippopotami
kami
Khatami
kirigami
kissing gourami
origami
pastrami
rami
salami
Sami
swami
tatami
thalami
umami
Zeami

Synonyms and antonyms of Miami in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Miami» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MIAMI

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

Translator English - Chinese

迈阿密
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Miami
570 millions of speakers

English

Miami
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मियामी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ميامي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Майами
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Miami
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মায়ামি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Miami
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Miami
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Miami
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

マイアミ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

마이애미
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Miami
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Miami
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மியாமி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मियामी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Miami
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Miami
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Miami
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Майамі
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Miami
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Μαϊάμι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Miami
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Miami
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Miami
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Miami

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MIAMI»

The term «Miami» is very widely used and occupies the 3.025 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MIAMI» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Miami» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Miami» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

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10 QUOTES WITH «MIAMI»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Miami.
1
Victoria Abril
I'd heard it was dangerous to walk around Miami.
2
Jason Aldean
The DVR thing has rocked my world. Being on the road, I used to not keep up with any shows. Now I got a DVR, so I'm watching everything: 'CSI: Miami,' my favorites 'Criminal Minds' and 'The Mentalist.' I like some of the HBO stuff, 'Entourage' and 'Eastbound & Down.' My wife got me into the 'Grey's Anatomy' deal, so I'm watching that.
3
Maria Canals Barrera
'Marielena' was a wonderful experience that so many people still remember today. It challenged me to practice my Spanish. Having been born and raised in Miami, English was very much my dominant language!
4
Steven Bauer
I'm actually Cuban-born, born in 1956, the year Fidel Castro came into power, and my father moved my family to Miami a few years later when things were starting to look bad.
5
Ruben Blades
So I went to Miami in '74 with my family and while I was there it became obvious that we needed money and we needed to do something, because my family, we left without anything really, and we didn't have any money to begin with.
6
Ruben Blades
So that when I came from Panama... my family was exiled in 1973 and they went to Miami.
7
Ruben Blades
So that when I came to New York again, it was, I'm not too sure right now, but it was '74 or '75. I went to Miami in '74 and then I came to New York, I think, at the end of '74.
8
John Boehner
When I met Paul Ryan 22 years ago, he was a student at Miami of Ohio volunteering on my campaign.
9
Chris Bohjalian
When I was 13, my family moved from a suburb of New York City to Miami, Florida, and we moved there the Friday before Labor Day weekend.
10
Lenny Bruce
Miami Beach is where neon goes to die.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MIAMI»

Discover the use of Miami in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Miami and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Miami
Miami may be the sunniest place in America but this is Didion's darkest book, in which she explores American efforts to overthrow the Castro regime, Miami's civic corruption, and racist treatment of its large black community.
Joan Didion, 2005
2
Miami Vice
Discusses the aesthetic appeal, production history, philosophical themes, and enduring importance of the groundbreaking 1980s television series.
Steven Sanders, 2010
3
Miami: The Magic City
Miami sprang into existence on July 28, 1896, following the extension of the Florida East Coast Railway from West Palm Beach on April 15, 1896, and the publication of the soon-to-be city's first newspaper, The Miami Metropolis, on May 15, ...
Seth H. Bramson, 2007
4
Miami
Visually explores the beaches, architecture, and people of the Florida city
Santi Visalli, 1996
5
Perfection: The Inside Story of the 1972 Miami Dolphins' ...
This tale of triumph actually begins with a crushing defeat: the Dolphins' 24–3 loss to Roger Staubach and the Dallas Cowboys in Super Bowl VI. No team had ever scored so few points in the big game.
Bob Griese, Dave Hyde, 2012
6
City on the Edge: The Transformation of Miami
The authors reveal how the Cuban success story has transformed the character of Miami while delineating more sharply the identity of other ethnic communities.
Alejandro Portes, Alex Stepick, 1993
7
The Miami-Illinois Language
The Miami-Illinois Language reconstructs the language spoken by the Miami and the Illinois Native Americans.
David J. Costa, 2003
8
The Miami Indians
One of the small group of tribes comprising the Illinois division of the Algonquian linguistic family, the Miamis emerged as a pivotal tribe only during the French and British imperial wars, the Miami Confederacy wars of the eighteenth ...
Bert Anson, 2000
9
Miami Fellas: A Mob Wish Come True
The story begins in New York in 1979, and continues throughout the 1990s in Miami. Meet the enforcers, the mob bosses, and the head of the Colombian cartel before the story ends in present time.
G. Goold, 2011
10
Miami: Mistress of the Americas
But if Miami's seductive appeal is one half of the story, the other half is that few people have ever ended up staying there. Today, by many measures, Miami is one of the most transient of all major metropolitan areas in America.
Jan Nijman, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MIAMI»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Miami is used in the context of the following news items.
1
In Miami, worries about Cuba include grains of sand
Concerns over the tourism threat Cuba poses to Miami have reached the granular level: Who will have the better sand? In pitching his new $40 ... «Miami Herald, Jul 15»
2
Miami Stories: This New Jersey family found an enchanting Magic City
With Miami the ultimate destination, the odyssey launched from Upper Montclair, New Jersey, but was impeded by a six-month hiatus in ... «Miami Herald, Jul 15»
3
Optimism, thanks to QB Brad Kaaya, pervades Miami's football …
PINEHURST, N.C. — In the winter of 2013, the pursuit of a pro-style quarterback led Al Golden from the talent-rich environs of South Florida to ... «USA TODAY, Jul 15»
4
Confederate general or environmentalist? The symbolism of a statue …
A Miami Beach woman wants to change that. ... Long, a psychologist who moved from Washington, D.C., to Miami Beach, has worked for years ... «Miami Herald, Jul 15»
5
One Year After Murder, Miami Mourns FSU Lawyer Dan Markel as …
His death rattled the FSU campus and entire academic legal community, down to Miami, where he had worked as a visiting professor at the ... «Miami New Times, Jul 15»
6
Dog rescued from vacant home in Miami up for adoption
ANIMAL SERVICES WAS TIPPED OFF TO AN ABANDONED HOME ALONG NORTHWEST 16th AVENUE AT 68th TERRACE IN MIAMI. «Local 10, Jul 15»
7
One Dead In Miami Gardens Adult Club Shooting
MIAMI (CBSMiami) — One person is dead, two others hospitalized after gunfire erupted at a Miami Gardens adult club. Family members told ... «CBS Local, Jul 15»
8
Miami Dolphins training camp preview: 20 pressing questions
Matt Moore (8) has served as Ryan Tannehill's (17) backup for the past three seasons, but the Dolphins added veteran quarterback Josh ... «Sun Sentinel, Jul 15»
9
Crews rescue kayakers, firefighter stuck in Little Miami River
OREGONIA —A dramatic rescue on the Little Miami River turned into two rescues as a firefighter became the latest to be pulled from the river. «WLWT Cincinnati, Jul 15»
10
Miami Dolphins hope to find a gem among undrafted rookies
From Davone Bess to Dan Carpenter to Damien Williams to Chris McCain, the Dolphins have done admirable work unearthing undrafted gems ... «Miami Herald, Jul 15»

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