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Definition of the noun Abra

What does Abra mean as a name of something?

Abra is a genus of Semelidae, described by Lamarck in 1818.

Abra is a genus of Ochotonidae, described by Gray in 1863.

Abra is a genus of Semelidae.

Alternative definition of the noun Abra


  1. a wooden boat used as a ferry in Dubai
  2. a narrow mountain pass.


Abra is a landlocked province of the Philippines in the Cordillera Administrative Region in Luzon. Its capital is Bangued, and it borders Ilocos Norte and Apayao on the north, Ilocos Sur and Mountain Province on the south, Ilocos Norte and Ilocos Sur on the west, and Kalinga, and Apayao on the east.

  • also known as Province Of Abra, Abra Province, Lalawigan ng Abra, Probinsya ti Abra
  • country: Philippines
  • official website:


Who is Abra?

Abra: Raymond Abracosa, better known as Abra, is a Filipino hip hop artist. He gained popularity in his song "Gayuma". The music video for the song shows Abra being given a potion only to realize that his love interest is in fact a transgender. The video has reached more than 26 million views on YouTube, the highest number generated by any local artist.


  1. Abra is a fictional character from Pokemon.
  2. Abra is a fictional character from Romeo + Juliet.
  3. Abra is a fictional character from the Swedish 2005 film God Save the King.
  4. Abra is a fictional character from the 2014 film Le Troisieme Oeil.


"Abra" is a musical album of Abra.


  1. Abra is one of the species of Pokémon creatures from the Pokémon media franchise.
    • also known as Casey, Kēshii
  2. Abra: An abra is a traditional boat made of wood.
  3. Abra: are one of the fictional species of Pokᅢᄅmon creatures from the multi-billion-dollar Pokᅢᄅmon media franchise ¬タモ a collection of video games, anime, manga, book, trading card and other media created by Satoshi Tajiri. The purpose of Abra in the games, anime and manga, as with all other Pokᅢᄅmon, is to battle both wild Pokᅢᄅmon, untamed creatures encountered while the player passes through various environments, and tamed Pokᅢᄅmon owned by Pokᅢᄅmon trainer.. It is listed as Pokᅢᄅmon #63 in the Pokᅢᄅdex.
  4. ABRA: Actin-binding Rho-activating protein is a protein that in humans is encoded by the ABRA gene. The mouse and rat homologues are known as STARS and MS1 respectively.
  5. The Abra was an Italian motorcycle that was manufactured from 1923 to 1927. The Abra initially used a DKW 146cc two-stroke engine, but from 1924 132cc engines of the company's own design were used. Production was limited.
  6. Abra a.k.a. actin-binding Rho activating protein is a gene.
    • also known as striated muscle activator of Rho-dependent signaling

Phrases with Abra

Phrases starting with the word Abra:

  1. Abra alba
  2. Abra Pini
  3. Abra Bella
  4. Abra Jarli
  5. Abra Ovata
  6. Abra Exigua
  7. Abra Inanis
  8. Abra Infans
  9. Abra Intesi
  10. Abra Lactea
  11. Abra lioica
  12. Abra Maxima
  13. Abra nitida
  14. Abra Petiti
  15. Abra Scotti
  16. Abra Soyoae
  17. Abra tenuis
  18. Abra Weberi

Phrases ending with the word Abra:

  1. Long Abra
  2. genus Abra

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Google previewDesign and Implementation of Educational Games: Theoretical and Practical Perspectives (2010)

Theoretical and Practical Perspectives by Zemliansky, Pavel

ABRACADABRA Design Methodology The creation of a large application like ABRA is a complex process. The CSLP practices an iterative design and...

Google previewBicycling Cuba: 50 Days of Detailed Rides from Havana to El Oriente (2002)

by Wally Smith, Barbara Smith

Down the road, El Abra is a Cubamar campismo that aspires to be an eco-resort for an international clientele. There is tremendous potential here, but it is hampered by a poor restaurant and an uncertain water supply. Still, El Abra is adequate ...

Google previewWar Department, Office of the Chief of Staff, War College Division, General Staff (1909)

From Pan Azucar to Abra is a trail running northeast. It passes through the center of the region of Pan de Aziicar and crosses two rivers. Enters hills beyond the second river crossing, thence 2 miles through hills, grades steep and difficult.

Google previewGeostatistics Rio 2000 (2002)

Proceedings of the Geostatistics Sessions of the 31st International Geological Congress, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 6–17 August 2000 by M. Armstrong, C. Bettini, N. Champigny, A. Galli, A. Remacre

El Abra is the seventh largest copper producer in the world and the leader in terms of copper production using SX-EW technology. Design capacity is 225,000 tonnes of copper per annum while operating cost fluctuates near and around USA$ ...

Google previewHIV and the Blood Supply (1995)

An Analysis of Crisis Decisionmaking by Committee to Study HIV Transmission Through Blood and Blood Products, Institute of Medicine

The ABRA is the trade association representing the plasma fractionation industry. Each organization is described briefly in the following section. Established in 1947, the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) is a nonprofit scientific and ...

Google previewThe life of John Milton (1822)

by Charles Symmons

Abra is a name which has been given to the Tweed, the Severn, and the Humber. With Milton, in this place, it designates perhaps the last of these rivers, though the proper name, as it is found in Ptolemy, for the estuary, which is now called the ...

Google previewNart Sagas from the Caucasus (2002)

Myths and Legends from the Circassians, Abazas, Abkhaz, and Ubykhs by John Colarusso

Abra is a borrowing from an ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Texas Seashells: Identification, Ecology, Distribution, and History (2010)

by John Wesley Tunnell

Abra aequalis (Say, 1822) Common Atlantic Abra Distribution: North Carolina to Texas; West Indies. Size: 6 mm (1/4 in). Description: Color white with some iridescence, internal surface glassy white; shape subcircular, inflated; sculpture ...

Google previewDictionary of Patron Saints' Names (2001)

by Thomas W. Sheehan

See Abra, Abina. Abbe (nickname) See Abigail. Abbey (nickname) See Abigail. Abb! (nickname) See Abigail. Abbie (nickname) See Abigail. Abby (nickname) See Abigail. Abbye (nickname) See Abigail. Abegael ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science (2004)

by John Gunn

Another notable shaft is Sotano de la Cuesta, which sits on top of a remote section of the Sierra de El Abra. Although not particularly deep (174 m), the cave's visual impact ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Caves (2012)

by William B. White, David C. Culver

El Abra (red box), and ...

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Small photo of Traditional Abra taxi boats in Dubai creek - Deira during sunny day, Dubai Deira, United Arab EmiratesSmall photo of DUBAI, UAE-MAY17: Traditional Abra ferries on May 17, 2015 in Dubai, UAE. Shipbuilding technology is unchanged from the 18th century.Small photo of DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (UAE)-DECEMBER 5,2013 : People crossing the Creek from Deira to Bur by abra, a traditional wooden water taxi in Dubai, United Arab EmiratesSmall photo of Sunset on the traditional Abra ferries in Dubai, UAE. Shipbuilding technology is unchanged from the 18th century. More...

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Scrabble value of A1B3R1A1

The value of this 4-letter word is 6 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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