La - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌel ˈeɪ|  American pronunciation of the word la
Brit.  |lɑː|  British pronunciation of the word la

noun

- a white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily; occurs in rare earth minerals and is usually classified as a rare earth (syn: lanthanum)
- a state in southern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War (syn: la., louisiana)
- the syllable naming the sixth (submediant) note of a major or minor scale in solmization (syn: lah)

Examples

do, re, mi, fa, sol, la, ti

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