Definition of Atlanta in English:

Atlanta

proper noun

  • The capital of the state of Georgia in the US, in northwest central Georgia; population 537,958 (est. 2008). It was burned by Union forces under Gen. William T. Sherman in 1864 during the Civil War.

Pronunciation

Atlanta

/ə(t)ˈlan(t)ə/ /ə(t)ˈlæn(t)ə/