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Definition of the noun aria

What does aria mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: arias

  1. an elaborate song for solo voice
    • examples: The third aria is the part in which she makes herself heard the best. | In the space hotel, as the aria pounded its melodies on the stage, the view of colourful Jupiter framed itself behind.
    • lexical domain: Communicative Processes - nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
    • more generic words: song / vocal = a short musical composition with words
    • more specific terms: short aria / arietta = a short aria
    • part of: opera = a drama set to music

Alternative definition of the noun aria


  1. A musical piece written typically for a solo voice with orchestral accompaniment in an opera or cantata.

Other definitions of aria

What does aria also mean?


  1. 'Australian Recording Industry Association'


  1. "Aria" is a 1987 British anthology film produced by Don Boyd from Virgin Group's visual section consisting of ten short films by a variety of directors. It was entered into the 1987 Cannes Film Festival.
  2. "Aria" is a 2001 short, drama, animated film written by Berit Reiss-Andersen and directed by Pjotr Sapegin.
  3. "Aria" is a 2006 film written and directed by Takushi Tsubokawa.
  4. "Aria" is a 2005 short drama film written by Claudio Noce and Elisa Amoruso and directed by Claudio Noce.
  5. "Aria" is a 2013 short romance film written and directed by Tavner Murphy.
  6. "Aria" is a short film, directed by Angela Ricci Lucchi & Yervant Gianikian.
    • country: Italy
    • released in (22 years ago)


  1. "Aria" a.k.a. "Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Aria de Capo" is a composition.
    • also known as Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Aria da Capo; Goldberg-Variationen, BWV 988: Aria da Capo; Goldberg Variations in G major, BWV 988: XXXII. Aria da capo
    • music by Johann Sebastian Bach
  2. "Aria" is the fifth studio album by British rock band Asia, released in 1994. It was their second album released after the band's reformation in 1992.
  3. "Aria" is a musical single of Daniele Silvestri.
    • released in (17 years ago)
  4. "Aria" is the seventeenth album released by Gianna Nannini in 2002. It reached number 7 on the Italian album chart and number 29 on the album chart in Switzerland.
  5. "Aria" a.k.a. "Ária" is an album by Brazilian singer and composer Djavan.
  6. "Aria" is a composition.
    • also known as RV.687/14, Aria (Gloria), Gloria), RV.687/2, RV.687/6, RV.687/10, RV.687/20
    • music by Antonio Vivaldi
  7. "Aria" is a composition.
    • also known as RV.687/18, Aria (Imeneo), Imeneo), RV.687/12, RV.687/8, RV.687/4
    • music by Antonio Vivaldi
  8. "Aria" is a cataloged instance, composition.
  9. "Aria" is a composition.
  10. "Aria" is a composition, cataloged instance.
  11. "Aria" is a musical album of Mario Grigorov & Paul Schwartz.
    • released on (18 years ago)
  12. "Aria" is a musical album of Alan Sorrenti.
    • released in (44 years ago)
  13. "Aria" is a composition.


  1. Aria a.k.a. Aria Giovanni is an American pornographic actress and model who was Penthouse magazine's Pet for the month of September 2000. She has modeled in a range of photographic styles and has also had roles in television shows.
  2. Aria a.k.a. Paul Schwartz is a music producer, composer, arranger, conductor, and pianist. His music may be classified as a mixture of chill-out and neo-classical, the basic elements of which are voice, piano, violin, and electronic samples. He has collaborated with vocalists Lisbeth Scott and Rebecca Luker, performing on many songs.
  3. Aria a.k.a. Aria Noir is an American pornographic actress. She has also competed in fitness and long distance balloon fighting competitions. Although she never "officially" retired, Aria has not appeared in any new films since 2009.

There are other people with in their name, like Max Aria, Aria Anne, Aria Knee, Aria Allen, Aria Saadi, Aria Tedja, Aria Alpert, Aria Dinata, Aria London and many others.


  1. Aria is a Russian heavy metal band that was formed in 1985 in Moscow. Although it was not the first Soviet band to play Heavy music, Aria was the first to break through to mainstream media and commercial success. According to several public polls, Aria ranks among top 10 most popular Russian rock bands. Their music resembles the sound of NWOBHM bands, for which they have been dubbed "Russian Iron Maiden" by the media. Most of Aria's lyrics have been written not by the band's members but by professional poets Margarita Pushkina and Alexander Yelin.
    • also known as Ария, Àðèÿ
    • members:
    • genre: Heavy metal
    • albums: "Megalomania", "Whom Are You With?", "Hero of Asphalt", "Igra s ognyom", "Blood for Blood", "Noch koroche dnya", "Made in Russia", "Legends of Russian Rock", "Generator zla", "2000 and One Night", "Hard Truck 2: King of the Road Soundtrack", "Chimera", "Coliseum", "The Calm", "Searching For A New Sacrifice...", "Baptism by Fire", "Living Fire", "Alien", "Armageddon", "Tribute to Harley-Davidson", "The Best Songs", "Grand Collection", "Grand Collection, Часть 1", "Grand Collection, Часть 2", "Careless Angel", "Legends of Russian Rock 2", "Миссия", "Lost Paradise", "Hero of Asphalt: 20 Years", "Пляска ада", "Battlefield", "Живой огонь. Часть 1", "Phoenix", "В желтом круге арены", "Live In Studio", "Через все времена (Deluxe)"
    • official website:
  2. ARIA is a musical group.
    • album: "Tout change"
  3. Aria is a musical group.
  4. Aria is a musical group.
    • profession: Film score composer
  5. Aria is a musical group.
    • album: "As If Forever Really Exists"

There are other groups with in their name, like Aria Flame, Aria Orion, Aria Urbana and Bach Aria Group.


  1. Aria is a Japanese manufacturer of acoustic and electric guitars and basses.
    • also known as Aria Guitars, 愛律雅公司
  2. Aria is an airline based in Mulhouse, France. It operates ad hoc passenger and cargo flights, as well as medevac flights.


  1. Aria, inhabitants: Arians, is the name of a region in the eastern part of the Achaemenid Empire, several times confused with Arianē in the classical sources.
  2. Aria is a village and municipality located in the province and autonomous community of Navarre, northern Spain.
    • also known as Aria, Navarre
    • part of Spain
  3. Aria a.k.a. Lewis Tower: Aria is a 33-story Art Deco skyscraper in Center City Philadelphia designed by the firm Edmund Gilchrist.

There are other places with in their name, like El Aria.


  1. Aria is a utopian science fantasy manga by Kozue Amano. The series was originally titled Aqua when it was published by Enix in the magazine Monthly Stencil, being retitled when it moved to Mag Garden's magazine Comic Blade. Aqua was serialized in Stencil from 2001 to 2002 and collected in two tankōbon volumes. Aria was serialized in Comic Blade from November 2002 to April 2008 and collected in twelve volumes. The series has been adapted as an anime television series, with a first season broadcast in 2005, a second season in 2006, an OVA released September 2007, and a third season in 2008 that ended around the same time as the manga serialization.
    • also known as Aria The Natural
  2. Aria: An aria in music was originally any expressive melody, usually, but not always, performed by a singer. The term became used almost exclusively to describe a self-contained piece for one voice, with or without orchestral accompaniment, normally part of a larger work. The typical context for arias is opera, but vocal arias also feature in oratorios and cantatas, sharing features of the operatic arias of their periods.
    • also known as 詠嘆調
  3. Aria is a storage engine for the MariaDB and MySQL relational database management systems. Its goal is to make a crash-safe alternative to MyISAM. It is not yet transactional but plans to add proper support for database transactions at some point in the future. The long-term goal is for Aria to be the default transactional and non-transactional storage engine for MariaDB. It has been in development since 2007 and was first announced by Michael "Monty" Widenius on his blog. Aria is used for internal temporary tables in MariaDB, a community-developed branch of the MySQL database led by Widenius. Aria is not shipped with MySQL or Percona Server, but is included in the TokuDB release of MariaDB.
  4. ARIA: In cryptography, ARIA is a block cipher designed in 2003 by a large group of South Korean researchers. In 2004, the Korean Agency for Technology and Standards selected it as a standard cryptographic technique.
  5. Aria is a Belgian comic book written and drawn by Michel Weyland, colours by Nadine Weyland.
  6. Aria is a Japanese monthly shōjo manga magazine published by Kodansha. In April 2010 an announcement was made about plans for a new magazine; its first issue was published on July 28, 2010. The magazine is released in size B5 paper. The magazine targets a more mature audience of women between the ages of 16 and 22.
  7. Aria is a 2012 Telly Award winner.
    • also known as Ariamedia
    • award:
      • Telly Award for Non-Broadcast Productions Film/Video - Sales - "400 N. Ervay sales video"
      • Telly Award for Local TV & Local Cable Commercial - Events - "Caravaggio:30"
    • official website:
  8. Aria is a TV program, begun on (10 years ago).

Phrases with Aria

Phrases starting with the word Aria:

  1. Aria Aria
  2. Aria Nivea
  3. Aria Yuana
  4. Aria Alpina
  5. Aria Arguta
  6. Aria Dunnii
  7. Aria Edulis
  8. Aria Graeca
  9. Aria Hostii
  10. Aria Lanata
  11. Aria Ambigua
  12. Aria Dentata

Phrases ending with the word Aria:

  1. -ARIA
  2. Genus Aria
  3. Pyrus Aria
  4. Salix Aria
  5. short aria
  6. Hahnia Aria
  7. Matapa Aria
  8. Sorbus aria

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Aria

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Google previewBusiness Owners' Wisdom (2012)

Great Business Owners Share Their Stories by Brett Kelly

ARIA is a big business, it's a monster. But you could be losing twenty or thirty grand a week and not even know about it. A lot of people do that – and they fall over.

Google previewA History of Music in Western Culture (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Da capo aria: The da capo aria is a musical form, which was prevalent in the Baroque era. It is sung by a soloist with the accompaniment of instruments, often a small orchestra. The da capo aria is very common in the musical genres of opera ...

Google previewLast of the Spirit Seers (2013)

by Claire Hyatt

Aria is a seemingly average girl from Ohio.

Google previewSpying from Space (2008)

Constructing America's Satellite Command and Control Systems by David Christopher Arnold, Forrest S. McCartney

ARIA is an acronym for Apollo Range Instrumentation Aircraft, developed in 1968 to receive, record, and retransmit telemetry data and voice communications between astronauts and the Houston Control Center. Later known as the Advanced ...

Google previewThe Stonecutter's Aria (2013)

by Carol Faenzi

The Stonecutter's Aria is an Italophile's delight.” Ross King, New York Times Best Selling Author of Brunelleschi's Dome “A memorable and unique “operatic” approach to telling a story of the Italian immigrant experience. But it's a universal tale ...

Google previewUniversity Musical Encyclopedia: University dictionary of music and musicians (1910)

Arias, Duets, Trios, and Quartets with Orchestral Accompaniment: 21, Aria for Ten. “Va, dal furor portata.” Accomp.: 2 Violins, Viola , Bass, ...

Google previewStainer and Barrett's Dictionary of Musical Terms (1898)

by John Stainer, William Alexander Barrett

ARGHOOL ARIA FUG ATA. ARIA PARLANTE ARMONIA. Arghool. A simply constructed wind in- ttrument, now used in Egypt. It is made of common cane, and is played by mouth-pieces containing reeds ...

Google previewThe Persian Empire: A Historical Encyclopedia [2 volumes] (2016)

A Historical Encyclopedia by Mehrdad Kia

Aria, which appears as “Haroyu” in the Avesta, the Zoroastrian holy book, and as “Haraiva” in Old Persian, was the name of an Iranian-populated province in presentday northwestern Afghanistan whose most important urban center today is ...

Google previewStokes' Encyclopedia of Music and Musicians (1909)

Covering the Entire Period of Musical History from the Earliest Times to the Season of 1908-09 by Leander Jan Bekker

Arias, Ducts, Trios, and Quartets uyith Orchestral Accompaniment : 21, Aria for Ten. " Va, dal ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cryptography and Security (2014)

by Henk C.A. van Tilborg, Sushil Jajodia

ARIA SEBAsT1AAN INDESTEEGE Department of Electrical Engineering-ESAT/ COSIC, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and IBBT, Leuven-Heverlee, Belgium Related Concepts >Block Ciphers; >Boomerang Attack; >Feistel Cipher; Vlmpossible ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Music (2004)

by Christine Ammer

aria (är′e ̄ ) Italian. 1 An elaborate solo song, generally with instrumental accompaniment. One usually thinks of arias as part of an opera, but ...

Google previewA Dictionary Music (1827)

Theoretical and Practical by Thomas Busby

Aria d'Abilita. (Ital.) By the expression Aria d'Abilita is to be understood, a melody of difficult execution ; a song that ranks far above the plain and familiar style ; and the just performance of which calls forth all the powers of the singer.

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My father was an American who could cuss in Italian and make an aria out of it. It was wonderful to watch. But then again, he was a Gemini. I believe in that stuff. (Dominic Chianese)
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Scrabble value of A1R1I1A1

The value of this 4-letter word is 4 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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