Alabama From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This article is about the U.S. state. For other uses, see Alabama (disambiguation). State of Alabama Flag Seal Nickname(s): The Yellowhammer State, Heart of Dixie, The Cotton State Motto(s): Latin: Audemus iura nostra defendere We dare defend our rights Official language English Spoken languages As of 2010[1] English 95.1% … Continued