- an indication, a sign or hint, a bookmark, mark, label or token. <> nuni ko shaida.
- ya sa alama a wurin da ya dakata karatunsa jiya <> he put a bookmark where he paused his reading yesterday.
- " alamar ka ita ce ka kasa yi wa mutane magana a daruruwa uku daidai." <> "your sign is that you will not speak to the people for three nights, [ being ] sound." --Qur'an 19:10
- (noun) sign <> alama; signal <> alama; asterisk <> alama; brand <> iri, alama; mark <> alama, lamba, maki; buoy <> alama; emblem <> alama;
- (symbol) alama <> feature; alama, siffa <>