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Definition of the noun Aida

What does Aida mean as a name of something?

Aida is a genus of Melanotaeniidae, described by Castelnau in 1875.

Places

  1. Aida is a franchise chain of 34 espresso bar and pastry shops based in Vienna Austria, with franchise outlets globally. They are also known to be the largest and most exclusive privately owned confectionery producer and coffee shop brand in Europe with 130 confectioners producing 3 tons of cakes and pastries daily. They have a devoted clientele, for whom Aida has achieved near-cult status. Business hours are from early in the morning until the early evening; the shops are open every day of the year with the exception of Christmas Day.
    • also known as Chocolaterie & Großkonditorei Aida-Prousek & Co.
    • official website: www.aida.at
  2. Aida, also spelled 'Ayda, is a Palestinian refugee camp situated 2 kilometers north of Bethlehem and 1 kilometer north of Beit Jala in the central West Bank. Adjacent to Rachel's Tomb, it is walled off from Jerusalem by the Israeli West Bank barrier and contiguous to the Israeli neighbourhood of Gilo. Named after a famous coffeehouse located on the site in the early 1940s, Aida camp was established in 1950 and covered an area of 66 dunams.
  3. Aida was a town located in Aida District, Okayama Prefecture, Japan.

Person

Who is Aida?

Aida a.k.a. Edith Borella was an American silent film actress of Swiss descent. She starred in films such as the 1913 film Through the Neighbor's Window with Charlotte Burton which was her debut. Her career only lasted two years between 1913 and 1915 but in that space of time she starred in 46 films. She married popular English-American actor Edward Coxen in 1914.

Groups

  1. Aida is a musical group.
    • album: "Tämän kylmän keskellä"
  2. Aida is a musical group.
    • also known as A.I.D.A, A.I.D.A.
    • members:
    • album: "Far And Away"
  3. Aida is a musical group.

There are other groups with in their name, like Little Aida, Waking Aida, Cuarteto d'Aida.

Character

Aida is a fictional character from the opera Aida.

Music

  1. "Aida", sometimes spelled Aïda, is an opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni, based on a scenario often attributed to French Egyptologist Auguste Mariette, although Verdi biographer Mary Jane Phillips-Matz has argued that the scenario was actually written by Temistocle Solera. Aida was first performed at the Khedivial Opera House in Cairo on 24 December 1871, conducted by Giovanni Bottesini.
  2. "Aida" a.k.a. "Aida (2000 original Broadway cast)" is a musical album of Elton John & Elton John & Tim Rice, musical soundtrack.
    • also known as AIDA (Original Broadway Cast), Aïda (Original Dutch Cast), Aida (Original Dutch Cast)
    • released on (16 years ago)
  3. "Aida" is a musical album of Rino Gaetano.
    • released in (39 years ago)
  4. "Aida" a.k.a. "Aida (London Symphony Orchestra feat. soprano: Leontyne Price, tenor: Plácido Domingo)" is a musical album of Giuseppe Verdi, Ruggero Raimondi, Sherrill Milnes, Leontyne Price, Hans Sotin, London Symphony Orchestra, Plácido Domingo, Erich Leinsdorf, Grace Bumbry.
    • also known as Aida (London Symphony Orchestra feat. soprano: Leontyne Price, tenor: Plácido Domingo) (disc 1)
    • released in (45 years ago)
  5. "Aida" is a musical album of Giuseppe Verdi, Ghena Dimitrova, Lorin Maazel, Luciano Pavarotti, Leo Nucci, Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano, Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano, Paata Burchuladze, Maria Chiara.
    • also known as Aida (Orchestra e Coro del Teatro alla Scala, Milano feat. conductor: Tullio Serafin) (disc 1)
    • released on (26 years ago)
  6. "Aida" is a musical album of Giuseppe Verdi.
    • released in (28 years ago)
  7. "Aida" a.k.a. "Aida (Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden; Trumpeters of the Royal Military School of Music; New Philharmonia Orchestra feat. Conductor: Riccardo Muti)" is a musical album of Giuseppe Verdi.
    • released in (30 years ago)
  8. "Aida" is a musical album of Giuseppe Verdi, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Nikolaus Harnoncourt & Vienna Philharmonic.
    • released in (15 years ago)
  9. "Aida" a.k.a. "Aida (Rome Opera Chorus and Orchestra feat. conductor: Sir Georg Solti)" is a musical album of Giuseppe Verdi.
    • also known as Aida (Rome Opera Chorus and Orchestra feat. conductor: Sir Georg Solti) (disc 2)
    • released on (16 years ago)
  10. "AIDA" is a musical album of Elton John & Tim Rice.
    • released in (12 years ago)
  11. "Aida" is a musical album of Giuseppe Verdi, Alberto Erede, Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia.
    • released on (21 years ago)
  12. "Aida" is a musical album of Derek Bailey.
    • released on (35 years ago)
  13. "Aida" is a composition, cataloged instance.
  14. "Aida" is a composition.

Writings

"Aida" is a musical with music by Elton John, lyrics by Tim Rice, and book by Linda Woolverton, Robert Falls, and David Henry Hwang, and produced by Walt Disney Theatrical.

Films

  1. Aida a.k.a. Aída is a Spanish comedy sitcom set in Madrid, a spin off from another sitcom called 7 Vidas. The show was broadcast from January 16, 2005 to June 8, 2014 by the Spanish network Telecinco and was produced by Globomedia.
  2. "Aida" is a 1953 Italian film version of the opera Aida by Giuseppe Verdi. It was directed by Clemente Fracassi and produced by Gregor Rabinovitch and Federico Teti. The screenplay was adapted by Fracassi, Carlo Castelli, Anna Gobbi and Giorgio Salviucci from the libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni. The cinematography was by Piero Portalupi, the production design by Flavio Mogherini and the costume design by Maria De Matteis. The Italian State Radio Orchestra was conducted by Giuseppe Morelli, the ballet was choreographed by Margherita Wallmann.
  3. "Aida" is a 1987 Swedish movie, directed by Claes Fellbom. The film is based on Giuseppe Verdi's opera, Aida.
  4. "Aida" is a 1989 tv film directed by Brian Large.
  5. "Aida" a.k.a. "Aída" is a 1976 short film directed by Narcisa Hirsch.
    • country: Argentina
    • released in (40 years ago)
  6. "Aida" is a 2007 music film directed by Patrizia Carmine.
    • country: Italy
    • language: Italian Language
    • costume design by Maurizio Millenotti
    • genre: Music
    • released on (9 years ago)
  7. "Aida" is a short film, directed by Pierre Friquet.

Artwork

"Aida" is an award-winning photo by Rodrigo Abd, depicting: Aida cries as she recovers from severe injuries sustained during a Syrian military bombardment of her home, in the northern city of Idlib. Her husband and two children were killed in the attack.

  • taken on
  • media: photograph
  • award:
    • World Press Photo Award for General News (Single) nomination for Rodrigo Abd
    • World Press Photo Award for General News (Single), received by Rodrigo Abd

Miscellanea

  1. AIDA is an acronym used in marketing and advertising that describes a common list of events that may occur when a consumer engages with an advertisement.
  2. Aida or Aïda is female given name. Variants include: Ada, Aeeda, Aída, Aide, Aidee, Ade, Ajda, Ayeda, Ayeeda, Ida, Ieeda,Ieta and Iyeeda. The name is derived from the Arabic name "Ayda" "عايدة" or "عائدة" in formal Arabic.
  3. AIDA: The Asteroid Impact & Deflection Assessment mission is a proposed space probe under development by NASA and the European Space Agency, which would study the effects of crashing a spacecraft into an asteroid. The mission is intended to test whether a spacecraft could successfully deflect an asteroid on a collision course with Earth. The project was formed by joining two separate studies, called 'DART' and 'AIM'.
  4. AIDA: Abstract Interfaces for Data Analysis is a set of defined interfaces and formats for representing common data analysis objects. The project was instigated and is primarily used by researchers in high-energy particle physics. As of 2011, the projects seems dormant, with last "recent news" on the project homepage dating from 2005.
  5. Aida is the 2000-2004 Broadway theater production of the musical play by Elton John and Tim Rice.
    • also known as Aida (Broadway production)
    • award:
      • Tony Award for Best Scenic Design nomination for Bob Crowley
      • Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical nomination for Heather Headley
      • Tony Award for Best Costume Design nomination for Bob Crowley
      • Tony Award for Best Original Score nomination for Elton John & Tim Rice
      • Tony Award for Best Lighting Design in a Play or Musical nomination for Natasha Katz
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical nomination for Heather Headley
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical nomination for Heather Headley
      • Tony Award for Best Scenic Design, received by Bob Crowley
      • Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical, received by Heather Headley
      • Tony Award for Best Original Score, received by Elton John & Tim Rice
      • Tony Award for Best Lighting Design in a Play or Musical, received by Natasha Katz
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical, received by Heather Headley
  6. Aida is a theater production.
  7. Aida is the 1st US national tour theater production of the play by David Henry Hwang, Linda Woolverton and Robert Falls. It opened in 2001 and closed in 2003.
    • also known as Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida 1st National Tour
    • award:
      • Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (for the production at the Kennedy Center Opera House) nomination for Paulette Ivory
      • Helen Hayes Awards for outstanding Supporting Performer, Visiting Production (for the production at the Kennedy Center Opera House) nomination for Kelli Fournier
      • Helen Hayes Awards for outstanding Supporting Performer, Visiting Production (for the production at the Kennedy Center Opera House), received by Kelli Fournier
  8. Aida a.k.a. alkA is a gene.
  9. Aida is a 2005 theater production of the play by Linda Woolverton, David Henry Hwang and Robert Falls.
    • award: - Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Musical nomination for Felicia Curry
  10. Aida is a 2008 Riverview High School theater production of the play by Linda Woolverton, Robert Falls, and David Henry Hwang.

Phrases with Aida

  1. Aida Inornata
  2. Narathura Aida Ophir
  3. Genus Aida
  4. Eschata Aida
  5. Arhopala Aida
  6. Katonaia aida
  7. Paroxyna aida
  8. Narathura Aida
  9. Heliconius Aida
  10. Ptosanthus aida
  11. Hesperocharis Aida
  12. Species Eschata Aida
  13. Species Katonaia Aida
  14. species Paroxyna aida
  15. Species Narathura Aida
  16. Species Heliconius Aida
  17. Species Ptosanthus Aida
  18. Malurus alboscapulatus aida
  19. subspecies Malurus alboscapulatus aida

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Aida

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Google previewRevisioning Italy (1997)

National Identity and Global Culture by Beverly Allen, Mary J. Russo

Aida is an orientalist opera only if the drama Verdi actually constructed—under those circumstances and out of those materials— embodies the ideological project Said ascribes to it. Above all, it is an orientalist opera only if its ideological ...

Google previewSimply Samplers (2014)

Easy Techniques for Hand Embroidery by Cheryl Fall

Aida is a fabric that is specially woven for crossstitch, with a weave that contains an even number of vertical and horizontal squares per inch. It is available in a wide variety of counts—the number of squares—per inch. Thefabrics used in this ...

Google previewDouble Your Business (2012)

How to break through the barriers to higher growth, turnover and profit by Lee Duncan

A typical ad placed by a small business that will produce no leads or sales Introducing AIDA — your copywriting guide AIDA is a simple acronym to guide ...

Google previewVentilation of Buildings (2013)

by H.B. Awbi

Air infiltration development algorithm (AIDA) AIDA is a basic air infiltration calculation algorithm which was developed by the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC) [A1, A2]. It uses a basic air infiltration and ventilation procedure ...

Google previewSmall Satellites for Earth Observation (2005)

Selected Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium of the International Academy of Astronautics, Berlin, April 4-8 2005 by Hans-Peter Röser, Rainer Sandau, Arnoldo Valenzuela

AIDA is an impact detector for space debris and micro-meteoroids. It is built by eta_max space GmbH in Brunswick which is the main contractor for ESA's MASTER© model. The acquired data can be used to compare them with the MASTER ...

Google previewThe World of Musicals: An Encyclopedia of Stage, Screen, and Song [2 volumes] (2014)

by Mark A. Robinson

AidA Disney Theatricals An organization owned by the Walt Disney Company that produces Broadway musi- cals, Disney Theatricals has emerged as an important force in creating musical theater. It has produced several musicals based ...

Google previewThe International Encyclopedia of Language and Social Interaction, 3 Volume Set (2015)

by Karen Tracy, Cornelia Ilie, Todd Sandel

Empirical data collection and qualitative analysis: AIDA Action-implicative discourse analysis (AIDA) is a method specifically designed for use in GPT research (Tracy, 2005; Tracy & Craig, 2010). AIDA is a type of discourse analysis that also ...

Google previewModern Music and Musicians: Encyclopedia: v. 1. A history of music; special articles; great composers; v. 2. Religious music of the world; vocal music and musicians; the opera; history and guide; v. 3. The theory of music; piano technique; special articles; modern instruments; anecdotes of musicians; dictionary. (musical terms and biography) (1912)

by Louis Charles Elson

AIDA Grand Romantic Opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi. Text by Ghislanzoni. THE scene of action is alternately Memphis and Thebes, and the story belongs to the period when the Pharaohs sat on the throne. In the first act we see the ...

Google previewMusic Lovers' Encyclopedia (1919)

Containing a Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of Terms, Instruments, &c., Including a Key to the Pronunciation of Sixteen Languages, Many Charts; an Explanation of the Construction of Music for the Uninitiated; a Pronouncing Biographical Dictionary; the Stories of the Operas; and Numerous Biographical and Critical Essays by Distinguished Authorities by Rupert Hughes

Aida (ii-e -da). Four-act opera. Book by A. Ghiz- landoni, from de Locle's version of an old Egyptian tradition. The opera was composed on a commission from the Khedive and first produced at Cairo, December 27, 1871. CHARACTERS. A'lDA ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Communication Theory (2009)

by Stephen W. Littlejohn, Karen A. Foss

Action-implicative discourse analysis (AIDA), developed by Karen Tracy, is the methodological arm of grounded practical theory, an approach that sees the cultivating of communicative practices as the desired end goal for research. Grounded ...

Google previewDictionary of Food Compounds with CD-ROM, Second Edition (2012)

by Shmuel Yannai

Aida, M. et al., Heterocycles, ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Acronyms, Initialisms, Abbreviations and Symbols (2003)

by Fioretta. Benedetto Mattia

AIDA American Independent Designers Association (U.S.A.). AIDA American Indicator Digest Average. American Stock Exchange. AIDA Association Internationale de ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the African Diaspora (2008)

Origins, Experiences, and Culture. A-C. Volume 1

z Portalatin, Aida Cartagena (1918– 1994) Aida Cartagena Portalatin is the most recognized woman writer in 20th ...

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Small photo of Velsen, the Netherlands -April 19th, 2017: Aida Sol on North Sea Canal, on it's way to the Amsterdam Cruise TerminalSmall photo of Velsen, the Netherlands -April 24th, 2017: Aida Diva on North Sea Canal, on it's way to the Amsterdam Cruise TerminalSmall photo of Velsen, the Netherlands -April 24th, 2017: Aida Diva on North Sea Canal, on it's way to the Amsterdam Cruise TerminalSmall photo of VVelsen, the Netherlands -April 19th, 2017: Aida Sol in IJmuiden sea lock, the largest sea lock in the worldSmall photo of IJmuiden, the Netherlands -April 30th, 2017: Aida Sol detail of passenger cabinsSmall photo of IJmuiden, the Netherlands -April 30th, 2017: Aida Sol detail of passenger cabinsSmall photo of IJmuiden, the Netherlands - April 30th, 2017: Aida Sol docked at the Felison Cruise Terminal More...

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I'm the worst person about publicizing myself. (Aida Turturro)
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