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American Definition

a native or inhabitant of the United States. ▶a native or inhabitant of any of the countries of North, South, or Central America. (Wikipedia) - American See American (word) for analysis and history of the meanings in various contexts.
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American(s) may refer to:

  • Something of, from, or related to the United States of America
    • Americans, citizens of the United States of America
    • A person of American ethnicity
  • Something of, from, or related to the Americas
    • Indigenous peoples of the Americas
  • 1 Organizations
  • 2 Sports teams
  • 3 Vehicles
  • 4 Music
  • 5 Other uses
  • 6 See also
Organizations Sports teams
  • Nashville Americans, an 1885-1886 minor league baseball team
  • Boston Red Sox, a baseball team known from 1901 to 1907 as the "Boston Americans"
  • New York Americans, an ice hockey team from 1925 to 1942
  • Hartford Americans, a soccer team from 1927 to 1928
  • New York Americans (soccer), a soccer team from 1931 to 1956
  • Baltimore Americans, the name of two soccer teams, one from 1939 to 1942 and one from 1942 to 1948
  • Pittsburgh Americans, an American football team from 1936 to 1937
  • New York Yankees (1940 AFL), an American football team known as the "New York Americans" in 1941
  • Uhrik Truckers, a soccer team known from 1941 to 1953 as the "Philadelphia Americans"
  • Seattle Totems, an ice hockey team known from 1955 to 1958 as the "Seattle Americans"
  • Rochester Americans, a minor league ice hockey franchise in the American Hockey League (AHL)
  • Brooklyn Nets, a basketball team known in the 1960s as the "New York Americans" and "New Jersey Americans"
  • Oakland Oaks (ABA), a basketball team known briefly in 1967 as the "Oakland Americans"
  • Chicago Americans, a soccer team in 1972
  • New Jersey Americans (soccer), a soccer team from 1976 to 1979
    • Miami Americans, a reincarnation of the New Jersey Americans in 1980
  • Dallas Americans, a soccer team from 1983 to 1985
  • Tri-City Americans, a junior ice hockey team
  • Allen Americans, a minor league hockey team
  • USS American, several ships of the US Navy
  • American, 4-4-0 railway locomotive
  • Automobiles made in United States:
    • American (1899–1916):
      • American (1899 automobile)
      • American (1902 automobile)
      • American (1911 automobile)
      • American (1914 automobile)
      • American (1916 automobile)
    • Rambler American, from American Motors Corporation (1958–1969)
  • American Motors Corporation
  • List of U.S. cars for even more marques that start with the word American
  • "American string quartet", an alternate name for the String Quartet No. 12 by Antonín Dvořák
  • "American" (song), a song by Lana Del Rey
  • "American" song by Fish Karma, 2012
Other uses
  • American cheese
  • American English
  • American McGee, American game designer
  • Americana

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