Definition of Almaty in US English:

Almaty

(also Alma-Ata)

proper noun

  • The largest city and former capital of Kazakhstan, in the southeastern part of the republic; population 1,247,900 (est. 2006).

    Former name (until 1921) Verny

Pronunciation

Almaty

/ˌælˈmɑti//ˌalˈmätē/