• IPA: /ə.ˈmɛɹ.ɪ.kə/
Proper noun
  1. The United States of America.
  2. The Americas.
    • Franciscan attitudes in the Canaries offered possible precedents for what Europe now came to call ‘the New World’, or, through a somewhat tangled chain of circumstances, ‘America’.
  3. A female given name.
  4. A town in Limburg, Netherlands.
  • (United States of America) see United States of America#Synonyms
  • (North and South America) Americas

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