Definition for atlanta (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for atlanta
Thanks to the Atlanta case, they can now see another in plain sight.A Gift to the Jihadis: The Unseen Airport Security Threat|Clive Irving|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I started volunteering around Atlanta with the Health Initiative and some other groups and stuff, and with HRC and everything.
Delta was a sponsor of the HRC dinner here in Atlanta and I went and met her there.
And when BET Weekend came to Atlanta two months ago, Brinsley thought he could become a major party promoter.
Atlanta, Georgia, USA Atlanta is quickly becoming one of the most promising LGBT HQs on the globe.
It was the wise guidance, judicious and calm leadership of the men in these schools that saved the day at Atlanta.Twenty-Five Years in the Black Belt|William James Edwards
On the path toward the sea, swinging out like huntsmen, the columns of Sherman wind toward Atlanta.The Little Lady of Lagunitas|Richard Henry Savage
He rarely introduced me to a friend after that without adding: He is the man who went into Atlanta.Twenty Years in Europe|Samuel H. M. Byers
A retreat from Atlanta comparable only to Napoleons retreat from Moscow was about to commence.The Soul of John Brown|Stephen Graham
Andrews, with six of the soldiers, also the citizen volunteer, were executed at Atlanta.Campfire and Battlefield|Rossiter Johnson
British Dictionary definitions for atlanta (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for atlanta (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for atlanta
the U.S. state was named for King George II of Great Britain. The Caucasian nation is so-called for St. George, who is its patron saint (his cult there may continue that of a pre-Christian deity with whom he was later identified), but the name also is said to derive from Arabic or Persian Kurj, or Gurz (the form in the earliest sources), said to be a name of the native people, of unknown origin. In modern Georgia, the name of the country is Sakartvelo and the people's name is Kartveli.
Culture definitions for atlanta (1 of 3)
Capital of Georgia and largest city in the state.
Culture definitions for atlanta (2 of 3)
Republic in extreme southwestern Asia on the Black Sea, bordered to the north and northeast by Russia, to the east by Azerbaijan, and to the south by Armenia and Turkey. Its capital and largest city is Tbilisi.
Culture definitions for atlanta (3 of 3)
State in the southeastern United States bordered by Tennessee and North Carolina to the north, South Carolina and the Atlantic Ocean to the east, Florida to the south, and Alabama to the west. Its capital and largest city is Atlanta.