Alabama State Motto

Audemus jura nostra defendere

We dare defend our rights

The state motto of Alabama is "Audemus jura nostra defendere," which translates from Latin to "We Dare Defend Our Rights" in English. Adopted in 1923, this motto reflects the state's commitment to defending and preserving the rights and principles it holds dear. It underscores Alabama's historical and cultural significance in the United States, emphasizing the importance of standing up for individual and collective rights.