American(s) may refer to:
* American, something of, from, or related to the United States of America, commonly known as the "
The United States of America (U.S.A. or USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country primarily located in North America. It consists of 50 states, a federal district, five major unincorporated territori ...
" or "America"
, citizens and nationals of the United States of America
American ancestry refers to people in the United States who self-identify their ancestral origin or descent as "American," rather than the more common officially recognized racial and ethnic groups that make up the bulk of the American peo ...
, people who self-identify their ancestry as "American"
American English, sometimes called United States English or U.S. English, is the set of varieties of the English language native to the United States. English is the most widely spoken language in the United States and in most circumstances ...
, the set of varieties of the English language native to the United States
Native Americans in the United States
Native Americans, also known as American Indians, First Americans, Indigenous Americans, and other terms, are the Indigenous peoples of the mainland United States (Indigenous peoples of Hawaii, Alaska and territories of the United States are ...
, indigenous peoples of the United States
* American, something of, from, or related to the
The Americas, which are sometimes collectively called America, are a landmass comprising the totality of North and South America. The Americas make up most of the land in Earth's Western Hemisphere and comprise the New World.
Along with th ...
, also known as "America"
Indigenous peoples of the Americas
The Indigenous peoples of the Americas are the inhabitants of the Americas before the arrival of the European settlers in the 15th century, and the ethnic groups who now identify themselves with those peoples.
Many Indigenous peoples of the ...
* American (word)
, for analysis and history of the meanings in various contexts
American Airlines is a major airlines of the United States, major US-based airline headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, within the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex. It is the Largest airlines in the world, largest airline in the world when measured ...
, U.S.-based airline headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas
American Athletic Conference
The American Athletic Conference (The American or AAC) is an American collegiate athletic conference, featuring 11 member universities and five affiliate member universities that compete in the National Collegiate Athletic Association's (NCAA) ...
, an American college athletic conference
American Recordings (record label)
American Recordings (formerly Def American Recordings) is an American record label headed by producer Rick Rubin. The label has featured artists such as Slayer, the Black Crowes, ZZ Top, Danzig, Trouble, Tom Petty, Johnny Cash, The Mother Hi ...
, a record label previously known as Def American
* American University
, in Washington, D.C.
The Baltimore German was an American soccer club based in Baltimore, Maryland
Baltimore ( , locally: or ) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Maryland, fourth most populous city in the Mid-Atlantic, and the 30th most popul ...
, the name of two soccer teams, one from 1939 to 1942 and one from 1942 to 1948
* Chicago Americans
, a soccer team in 1972
Dallas Americans Dallas Americans was an American soccer club based in Dallas, Texas that was a member of the American Soccer League. After the ASL folded, the club joined the newly formed United Soccer League, which itself lasted two seasons. It is also the name ...
, a soccer team from 1983 to 1985
The Hartford Americans was an American soccer club based in Hartford, Connecticut that was member of the professional American Soccer League. They joined the league in 1927, but were dropped early in the season to balance the league after the Phi ...
, a soccer team from 1927 to 1928
* Miami Americans
, a reincarnation of the New Jersey Americans in 1980
New Jersey Americans (soccer)
The New Jersey Americans were an American soccer club based in New Brunswick, New Jersey that was a member of the American Soccer League. The amateur team won the ASL championship in 1977, in its second year of existence.
After the 1979 season, t ...
, a soccer team from 1976 to 1979
New York Americans (soccer)
The New York Americans were an American soccer club founded in 1931. Based in New York, New York, it played in both the first American Soccer League and second American Soccer League.
In 1931, Erno Schwarz, who had played for both the ...
, a soccer team from 1931 to 1956
Philadelphia German-American was an American soccer club based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, often called Philly, is the List of municipalities in Pennsylvania#Municipalities, largest city in the Commonwealth (U.S. state), Com ...
, a soccer team known from 1941 to 1953 as the Philadelphia Americans
The Allen Americans are a professional ice hockey team headquartered at the Credit Union of Texas Event Center in Allen, Texas, which currently plays in the ECHL. The team was founded in 2009 in the Central Hockey League (CHL) where they playe ...
, a minor league hockey team
New York Americans
The New York Americans, colloquially known as the Amerks, were a professional ice hockey team based in New York City from 1925 to 1942. They were the third expansion team in the history of the National Hockey League (NHL) and the second to play i ...
, an ice hockey team from 1925 to 1942
The Rochester Americans (colloquially known as the Amerks) are a professional ice hockey team in the American Hockey League; the team is an owned and operated affiliate of the Buffalo Sabres. The team plays its home games in Rochester, New York, ...
, a minor league ice hockey franchise in the American Hockey League (AHL)
The Seattle Totems were a professional ice hockey franchise in Seattle, Washington. Under several names prior to 1958, the franchise was a member of the Pacific Coast Hockey League (renamed the Western Hockey League in 1952) between 1944 and 19 ...
, an ice hockey team known from 1955 to 1958 as the Seattle Americans
The Tri-City Americans are a major junior ice hockey team of the Western Hockey League, based in Kennewick, Washington. The team plays its home games at Toyota Center. Every game is broadcast locally on the Tri-City Americans' flagship radio sta ...
, a junior ice hockey team
Boston Red Sox
The Boston Red Sox are an American professional baseball team based in Boston. The Red Sox compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member club of the American League (AL) East division. Founded in as one of the American League's eig ...
, a baseball team known from 1901 to 1907 as the Boston Americans
The Nashville Americans were a minor league baseball team that played in the Class B Southern League from 1885 to 1886. They were located in Nashville, Tennessee, and played their home games at Sulphur Spring Park, later known as Sulphur Dell ...
, an 1885–1886 minor league baseball team
The Brooklyn Nets are an American professional basketball team based in the New York City borough of Brooklyn. The Nets compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference. The ...
, a basketball team known in the 1960s as the New York Americans and New Jersey Americans
Oakland Oaks (ABA)
The Oakland Oaks were a charter member of the original American Basketball Association and the first West Coast basketball team to win a major professional championship. Formed in February 1967, the team played in the ABA during the 1967–68 and ...
, a basketball team known briefly in 1967 as the Oakland Americans
The Pittsburgh Americans or Pittsburgh Amerks were a professional American football team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from 1936 until 1937. The team was a member of the major-league American Football League and participated in the league's ...
, an American football team from 1936 to 1937
New York Yankees (1940 AFL)
The New York Yankees of the third American Football League was the third professional American football team competing under that name. It is unrelated to the Yankees of the first AFL (and the National Football League), the Yankees of the sec ...
, an American football team known as the New York Americans in 1941
* American (1899 automobile)
, by American Automobile Company, New York City
American (1902 automobile)
The American, often nicknamed as the American Gas, was a small gasoline-powered buggy manufactured by the American Motor Carriage Company in Cleveland from 1902 to 1903, and sold until early 1904. It was one of nearly two dozen American automob ...
, by American Motor Carriage Company, Cleveland
* American (1911 automobile)
, by American Automobile Manufacturing Company founded in Missouri
* American (1914 automobile)
, by American Cyclecar Co, Michigan
American (1917 automobile)
The American was an American automobile, built in Plainfield, New Jersey, manufactured from 1917 to 1924. The company also used names American Balanced Six or American Six, "Balanced" referred to its chassis, not the engine. It was an assembl ...
, built in New Jersey
American Motors Corporation
American Motors Corporation (AMC; commonly referred to as American Motors) was an American automobile manufacturing company formed by the merger of Nash-Kelvinator Corporation and Hudson Motor Car Company on May 1, 1954. At the time, it was the ...
The Rambler American is a compact car that was manufactured by the American Motors Corporation (AMC) between 1958 and 1969. The American was the second incarnation of AMC forerunner Nash Motors' compact Rambler that was introduced in 1950 ...
, from American Motors (1958–1969)
* USS ''American''
, several ships of the US Navy
4-4-0 is a locomotive type with a classification that uses the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement and represents the arrangement: four leading wheels on two axles (usually in a leading bogie), four pow ...
, a classification of railway locomotive
* ''American'' (album)
, a 2017 studio album by RuPaul
* "American", a song by
Fish Karma (real name Terry Owen, born 1959) is an American punk rock/comedy rock/folk rock musician from Tucson, Arizona, United States.
Fish Karma has been called everything from Neil Young's bastard brother to the most horrible thi ...
* "American" (Lana Del Rey song)
''AmericanEP'' is an extended play by English electronica duo The Chemical Brothers, released in 2002 following the release of their successful fourth studio album ''Come with Us''.
# " Star Guitar (Trisco La Funk dub)" – 7: ...
'', an extended play album by English electronica duo The Chemical Brothers
* American Quartet (Dvořák)
, a string quartet by Antonín Dvořák
Americana artifacts are related to the history, geography, folklore, and cultural heritage of the United States of America. Americana is any collection of materials and things concerning or characteristic of the United States or of the Americ ...
, artifacts related to the history of the United States
* American cheese
, a type of processed cheese
American James McGee (born December 13, 1972)Birth record for American James McGee - Dallas, Texas, Birth Index, 1903–1997 - Ancestry.com is an American video game designer. He is best known as the designer of ''American McGee's Alice'', its ...
(born 1972), American video game designer
American Canyon (previously known as Napa Junction) is a city located in southern Napa County, California, northeast of San Francisco, part of the San Francisco Bay Area. The 2020 census reported the city's population as 21,837. Its ZIP Code ...
, a city in Northern California
* America (disambiguation)
* Armorican (disambiguation)
The American (disambiguation)
The American may refer to:
* ''The American'' (1927 film), a Western starring Charles Ray and Bessie Love
* ''The American'' (1998 film), a 1998 PBS television adaptation of the Henry James novel
* ''The American'' (2010 film), an Americ ...
The Americans (disambiguation)
'' The Americans'' is a 2013 TV series set in the Cold War period.
The Americans may also refer to:
*Americans, citizens of the United States
* ''The Americans'' (1961 TV series), a TV series set during the American Civil War
* The Americans (ban ...
List of automobile manufacturers of the United States
This article is a list of all current automobile manufacturers of the United States.
Current manufacturers Big Three
The currently active brands from the " Big Three" manufacturers (Ford, General Motors and Stellantis) are shown below.
* American Made (disambiguation)
Pan-American, Pan American, Panamerican, Pan-America, Pan America or Panamerica may refer to:
* Collectively, the Americas: North America, Central America, South America and the Caribbean
* Something of, from, or related to the Americas
* Pan-Amer ...
Pro-American may refer to the following ideologies that express support for the United States, its culture, or its government:
* American imperialism, a term used to describe the far-reaching cultural and political influence of the United States b ...
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