The combined continents of North and South America

The Americas (also collectively called America; French: Amérique, Spanish/Portuguese: América) comprise the totality of the continents of North and South America. Together, they make up most of the land in Earth's western hemisphere and comprise the New World.

  • America, Central - Isthmus joining North and South America
  • America, Latin - The Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking regions of the Americas
  • America, North - Continent occupying the northern part of the Western Hemisphere
  • America, South - Continent occupying the Western Hemisphere south of the Isthmus of Panama
  • Indies, West - The islands of the Caribbean

The introductory paragraph uses material from the Wikipedia article "Americas" as of 20 Sep 2018, which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.