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Miami appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • I maim Miami.
  • I maim nine more hero-men in Miami.
  • I maim nine men in Saginaw; wan, I gas nine men in Miami.
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MIAMI is a word made from vertically symmetrical letters.
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Definition of the noun miami

What does miami mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: Miamis

  1. a member of the extinct Algonquian people formerly living in northern Indiana and southern Michigan
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic words: Algonquian / Algonquin = a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Algonquian language and originally living in the subarctic regions of eastern Canada


  1. "Miami" is 2002 short documentary film directed by Sarah Morris.
  2. "Miami" is a lost 1924 American silent society melodrama film directed by Alan Crosland and distributed by W. W. Hodkinson. The film stars Betty Compson and Hedda Hopper.


Miami is a fictional character from the 1995 film Kicking and Screaming.


Who is Miami?

Miami a.k.a. Amber Perkins is an actress.

Phrases with Miami

Phrases starting with the word Miami:

  1. Miami Blue
  2. Miami Mist
  3. Miami Palmetto
  4. Miami Toothshell
  5. Miami Cave Crayfish
  6. Miami Blue-Eyed Grass

Phrases ending with the word Miami:

  1. Hogna miami
  2. Araneus miami
  3. species Hogna miami
  4. species Araneus miami

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Miami

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Google previewRunning in Florida (2003)

A Practical Guide for Runners in the Sunshine State by Mauricio Herreros

MIAMI AND THE KEYS AREA MIAMI AND THE KEYS AREA Miami is a big city with an international flair.

Because Miami is the natural gateway to the Florida Keys, this section also provides a glimpse of the running scene and available ...

Google previewTypographical Journal (1916)

Miami is a thoroughly modern city in every way, has everything that a modern city needs, and from a health standpoint...

Miami is the Mecca of the northern tourist, and while there are many large and palatial hotels and apartment buildings, ...

Google previewMiami and the Keys (2008)

by Adam Karlin

Miami is a major international airline hub, particularly for American Airlines, and it's the first port of call for many flights...

Google previewEnvironmental Science, Earth as a Living Planet (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Miami is a city located on the Atlantic coast in southeastern Florida and the county seat of MiamiDade County. The 42nd largest city proper in the United States, with a population of 413,892, it is the principal, central, and most populous city of ...

Google previewWorld Music, Traditions and Transformations (2016)

Arts, Art history by CTI Reviews

Miami: Miami is a city located on the Atlantic coast in southeastern Florida and the ...

Google previewA Quiet Vendetta (2010)

by R.J. Ellory

Miami is a noise: a perpetual thundering noise trapped against the coast of Florida between Biscayne Bay and Hialeah; beneath itCoralGables, above it Fort Lauderdale; everywhere the smell of the everglades – rank, swollen and fetid in ...

Google previewFodor's 2007 Caribbean Ports of Call (2006)

by Douglas Stallings

MIAMI, FLORIDA Miami is the busiest of Florida's very busy cruise ports. Because there's so much going on here, you might want to schedule an extra day or two before and/or after your cruise to explore North America's most Latin city.

Google previewSocial Polarization in Post-industrial Metropolises (1996)

by John Vianney O'Loughlin

Miami is an exceptional city in the sense that it is a very internationally-oriented place with an international economy, but as an international command center, it does not compare to New York or London or Tokyo (Nijman, 1 995a; 1 995b).

Google previewMusic of America from My Heart (2015)

by Mubo Aderonke Lala

Miami is a fast-moving city where most people are intolerant of slow workers; they want service fast right then and there. If they like you, they like you; if they do not, well tough luck. Miami is a what-you-see-is-what-you-get kind of city. It is just ...

Google previewMany Faces of Inspiration (2010)

Conversations on Australian Creativity by Antony Jeffrey

Miami is an unusual quasi-expatriate city which has the largest pr oportion (60%) of S panish speaking Hispanics of any city in the US. These are also some of the the poorest residents of the US while the more privileged are mostly emigrants ...

Google previewMaster the Officer Candidate Tests (2013)

by Peterson's

Miami is a city in Florida; Albany is a city in New York. 27. The correct answer is (B). This is a causeandeffect relationship. Fatigue results from racing; hunger results from fasting. 28.

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Journalism (2007)

by Stephen L. Vaughn

With itsvibrant Cuban influence, vigorous international tourism andcommerce, steamy nightlife, and tropical postmodern architecture, Miami presents a cultural mix befittinga trueLatin American capital residing at the southern edgeof the United ...

Google previewThe Ohio Gazetteer, Or a Topographical Dictionary (1833)

Being a Continuation of the Work Originally Compiled by the Late John Kilbourne by John Kilbourn

The principal water is a stream running westwardly into the Little Miami river, called the o East fork. The land is hilly and broken on the banks of the Ohio river, and the smaller streams emptying into it. Farther back, much of the land is wet and ...

Google previewDisasters and Tragic Events: An Encyclopedia of Catastrophes in American History [2 volumes] (2014)

by Mitchell Newton-Matza

the eye of the storm settled directly over Miami.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Psychoactive Substances (1999)

by Richard Rudgley

In these studies, which were undertaken in major American cities, including New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami and San Francisco, a common theme emerged in which an underground economy exists in which (mainly) female habitual ...

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Quotes about Miami

One of my favorite vacation places is Miami, because of the people, the water and the beach - of course - and the architecture on Miami Beach is so wonderful. (Oksana Baiul)
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Scrabble value of M3I1A1M3I1

The value of this 5-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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