HyperDic: la

English > 3 senses of the word La / LA / la:
NOUNsubstanceLa, lanthanum, atomic number 57a white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily
locationLA, Louisiana, Pelican State, La.a state in southern United States on the Gulf of Mexico
communicationla, lahthe syllable naming the sixth (submediant) note of a major or minor scale in solmization
La / LA / la > pronunciation
Rhymesblah ... law: 5 rhymes with laa...
English > La: 3 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningA white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily; occurs in rare earth minerals and is usually classified as a rare earth.
Synonymslanthanum, atomic number 57
Broadermetallic element, metalAny of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
Spanishlantano, número atómico 57
Catalanlantà, lantani, número atòmic 57
English > LA: 3 senses > noun 2, location
MeaningA state in southern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states / states during the American Civil War.
SynonymsLouisiana, Pelican State, La.
Instance ofAmerican stateOne of the 50 states of the United States
Member ofConfederacy, Confederate States, Confederate States of America, South, Dixie, DixielandThe southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
Part ofDeep SouthThe southeastern region of the United States
Gulf StatesA region of the United States comprising states bordering the Gulf of Mexico
SouthThe region of the United States lying to the south of the Mason-Dixon line
United States, United States of America, America, the States, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean
PartsAlexandriaA town in Louisiana on the Red River
Baton Rouge, capital of LouisianaCapital of Louisiana
LafayetteA town in south central Louisiana
MonroeA town in north central Louisiana
Morgan CityA town in southeast Louisiana to the south of Baton Rouge
New OrleansA port and largest city in Louisiana
Ouachita, Ouachita RiverA river that rises in western Arkansas and flows southeast into eastern Louisiana to become a tributary of the Red River
Red, Red RiverA tributary of the Mississippi River that flows eastward from Texas along the southern boundary of Oklahoma and through Louisiana
ShreveportA city in northwest Louisiana on the Red River near the Texas border
SpanishLouisiana, Luisiana
English > la: 3 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningThe syllable naming the sixth (submediant) note of a major or minor scale in solmization.
Broadersolfa syllableOne of the names for notes of a musical scale in solmization
Spanishlah, la
Catalanlah, la

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