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Definition of the noun Ama

What does Ama mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: amas

  1. [nautical] The float on the outrigger of a proa or trimaran.
  2. Fabric made from the hair of a camel or goat.


AMA a.k.a. The American Medical Association, founded in 1847 and incorporated in 1897, is the largest association of physicians—both MDs and DOs—and medical students in the United States.


Who is Ama?

AMA a.k.a. Ann Marie Alanes is an actress.


  1. Ama is a musical group.
  2. AMA is a musical group.
    • album: "Tawantinsuyo"

There are other groups with in their name, like Ama Say, The Unit Ama and Ama Deus Ensemble.


  1. Ama a.k.a. The Housekeeper is a fictional character from the 1923 film Don Quixote.
  2. Ama is a fictional character from the 2002 film Don Quixote, Knight Errant.
  3. Ama is a fictional character from the 2004 film Volta.
  4. Ama is a fictional character from the 1989 drama film Montoyas y Tarantos.
  5. Ama is a fictional character from the 1996 Spanish drama film Beyond the Garden.
  6. Ama is a fictional character from the 2008 film Snakes and Earrings.
  7. Ama is a fictional film character.


"Ama" a.k.a. "Ama: A Story of the Atlantic Slave Trade" is the debut historical novel by Manu Herbstein.


"Ama": Written and directed by Kwesi Owusu Kwate Nee Owu, AMA was shot in the UK and tells the story of a Ghanaian girl who becomes the medium for an ancestral prophecy.


  1. "Ama" is a musical album of Yungchen Lhamo.
    • released on (9 years ago)
  2. "Ama" is a musical album of Ama.
    • released in (13 years ago)


  1. Ama is a census-designated place in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana, United States. Ama is on the West Bank of the Mississippi River, just west of the Jefferson Parish, Louisiana line. The population was 1,285 at the 2000 census.
  2. Ama is a town located on Nakanoshima, in Oki District, Shimane Prefecture, Japan.
  3. Ama a.k.a. Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport is a public airport six miles east of downtown Amarillo, in Potter and Randall Counties, Texas, United States. The airport was renamed in 2003 after NASA astronaut and Amarillo native Rick Husband, who died in the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster in February of that year.

There are other places with in their name, like AMA Computer University.


  1. Ama, uminchu or kaito are Japanese divers, famous for collecting pearls. The majority of ama are women.
    • also known as Ama divers
  2. Ama: In ayurveda, ama is the concept of anything that exists in a state of incomplete transformation. In particular, it is claimed to be a toxic byproduct generated due to improper or incomplete digestion. The concept does not have a direct equivalent in standard medicine.
  3. Ama: The term ama is a word in the Polynesian and Micronesian languages to describe the outrigger part of a canoe to provide stability. Today, among the various Polynesian countries, the word ama is often used together with the word vaka or waka or va'a, cognate words in various Polynesian languages to describe a canoe.
  4. Ama is a title originating c. 1400 AD, and bestowed upon the paramount chief and commander in war of the district of Safata, situated south of the island of Upolu, within the country of Samoa. It is a hereditary title. The title originated from Lotofaga, a village within the Safata district. Lotofaga is a village that sits in the middle of the Safata Bay. The village has been described as the following: 'Here the surf is sometimes so wild that one cannot sleep because of the roar; therefore it is called Galutatu'. It is also known as Le-Faga-o-Alii, translated in Samoan as 'The Bay of Chiefs'. This is in reference to the Ama that resides there. Lotofaga is traditionally known to be a village of refuge for those in need as well as a place to observe and learn of Samoan chief customs and etiquette.
  5. Ama a.k.a. Amanayé Language: Amanayé is a possibly extinct Tupi language last spoken in the town of São Domingos on the Capim River in Pará State, Brazil. Ararandewara, at the headwaters of the Moju River, was closely related but may have been a distinct language.
    • also known as Amanage, Manajo, Manazo, Manaze, Manaxo, Amanajé, Amanyé
  6. AMA a.k.a. AMA Research is an author.

Phrases with Ama

  1. Inu Ama
  2. Acraea Ama
  3. Mesosemia Ama
  4. Syntormon Ama
  5. Luciogobius ama
  6. Species Inu Ama
  7. Tryphosella Ama
  8. Acraea Boopis Ama
  9. Species Mesosemia Ama
  10. Species Syntormon Ama
  11. species Luciogobius ama
  12. Species Tryphosella Ama
  13. Subspecies Acraea Boopis Ama

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Google previewDemocracy on the Edge (2015)

A Discussion of Political Issues in America by Terry A. AmRhein

The AMA is an association of doctors whose stated mission is to promote better health care in America. It also promotes the economic well being of its doctor constituents. For example, in 1930 it prohibited its member doctors from joining ...

Google previewOver the Counter Pharmaceutical Formulations (2012)

by David D. Braun

AMA is a clear, rubber modified acrylonitrile with excellent chemical resistance and gas barrier as well ...

Google previewBasic Business Principles for Growing Churches (2006)

Accounting and Administrative Guidelines that Promote Church Growth by Arnold Cirtin

A church has people from all walks of life and every economic level, while the AMA is an association of individuals who are similarly situated, physicians. Members of horizontal organizations, such as the American Institute of Certified Public ...

Google previewMosby's Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests (2013)

by Kathleen Deska Pagana, Timothy J. Pagana

TEST EXPLANATION AMA is an anticytoplasmic antibody directed against a lipoprotein in the mitochondrial membrane. Normally the serum does not contain AMA at a titer greater than 1:5. AMAs are found in 94% of patients with primary ...

Google previewThe AMA Dictionary of Business and Management (2013)

by George Thomas Kurian

AMA offers 140+ seminars in more than 40 cities nationwide. Tackle challenges directly related to your job in these dynamic classroom courses led by our expert faculty—with superior content, hands-on training and peer interaction. Can't get ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society (2008)

by Robert W. Kolb

AMA has an interesting descent in a line from various progenitors. In 1922, the National Personnel Association was formed by the merger of the National Association of Corporation Training and the Industrial Relations Association of America.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Obesity (2008)

J - Z by Kathleen Keller

tHe AmeRIcAn medIcAL Association (AMA) is a membership association of physicians, resident physicians, and medical students, limited to those who reside and practice in the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Virgin Islands ...

Google previewBiographical Dictionary of American Physicians of African Ancestry, 1800-1920 (2013)

by Geraldine Rhoades Beckford

Children: Leonelle Goodwin and Bridgeford; Death: June 8, 1937 References: AMA ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of African Religion (2009)

by Molefi Kete Asante, Ama Mazama

Molefi Kete Asante, Ama Mazama. Table 1 Popular Deities and Associated Foods Spiritual Tradition Food Akan Nana Asuo Botopre Nana Kumi Nana Densua Yao Nana Adade Kofi Nana Tegare Nana Asuo Gyebi Yoruba Ogun Obatala ...

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Ama Namin Sign Language

Quotes about Ama

They had always told me that I wrote like a man. (Ama Ata Aidoo)
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Scrabble value of A1M3A1

The value of this 3-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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