alba

[ ahl-buh, al- ]
/ ˈɑl bə, ˈæl- /

noun

a Provençal troubadour poem or love song, typically about the parting of lovers at dawn.

Origin of alba

1815–25; < Old Provençal: dawn < Latin, feminine of albus white

Definition for alba (2 of 3)

Alba

[ al-buh; Spanish ahl-vah ]
/ ˈæl bə; Spanish ˈɑl vɑ /

noun

Definition for alba (3 of 3)

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British Dictionary definitions for alba

Alba

/ (Spanish ˈalβa) /

noun

Duke of Alba See Alva
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Medicine definitions for alba

alba

[ ălbə ]

n.

white matter
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