Below I've included a list of 46 nouns that start with the letter A, and have categorized each type of noun for them. The shows how nouns starting with the letter “a” can be used in different ways to express ideas and concepts in English.

This will help you understand how nouns can be both specific and general, as well as tangible or abstract, and includes common nouns like “Apple,” “Animal,” and “Art” to more complex nouns like “Administration,” “Assistance,” and “Attacker.”

Here's the full list of nouns that start with the letter A:

  • Apple: Concrete
  • Account: Abstract
  • Art: Abstract
  • Air: Concrete, Abstract
  • Animal: Collective, Concrete
  • Amusement: Abstract
  • Analysis: Abstract
  • Area: Concrete
  • Army: Collective
  • Agreement: Abstract
  • Assistance: Abstract
  • Attitude: Abstract
  • Argument: Abstract
  • Administration: Abstract
  • Assignment: Abstract
  • Accommodation: Abstract
  • Announcement: Abstract
  • Avenue: Concrete
  • Affair: Collective, Abstract
  • Ash: Concrete
  • Attic: Concrete
  • Ale: Concrete
  • Agenda: Abstract
  • Aisle: Concrete
  • Ankle: Concrete
  • Anchor: Concrete
  • Ant: Concrete
  • Apartment: Concrete
  • Apology: Abstract
  • Appeal: Abstract
  • Armor: Collective
  • Arm: Concrete
  • Artist: Concrete
  • Asphalt: Concrete
  • Auditorium: Concrete
  • Attacker: Collective
  • Aroma: Concrete
  • Ashtray: Concrete, Possessive
  • Assembly: Collective
  • Auger: Concrete
  • Arch: Concrete
  • Applewood: Concrete
  • Avalanche: Concrete
  • Adhesive: Concrete
  • Abode: Concrete
  • Accident: Concrete
  • Acorn: Concrete
  • Address: Concrete
  • Admiration: Abstract
  • Advertisement: Abstract
  • Agriculture: Abstract
  • Aged: Concrete, Possessive
  • Agenda: Abstract
  • Aid: Concrete, Abstract
  • Airplane: Concrete
  • Alarm: Concrete, Abstract
  • Alligator: Concrete
  • Alphabet: Abstract, Concrete
  • Ambition: Abstract
  • Ammunition: Concrete
  • Ancestor: Concrete, Possessive
  • Angel: Concrete
  • Angle: Concrete
  • Annuity: Abstract
  • Antenna: Concrete
  • Apartment: Concrete
  • Apparel: Concrete
  • Appetite: Abstract, Concrete
  • Applause: Abstract
  • Applicant: Concrete
  • Appointment: Abstract
  • Apricot: Concrete
  • Aquarium: Concrete
  • Arcade: Concrete
  • Archery: Concrete
  • Aristocrat: Concrete
  • Armchair: Concrete
  • Armistice: Abstract
  • Aromatherapy: Abstract
  • Arrow: Concrete
  • Artillery: Collective
  • Asparagus: Concrete
  • Aspirin: Concrete
  • Assistance: Abstract
  • Asylum: Concrete, Abstract
  • Athlete: Concrete
  • Atlas: Concrete
  • Atmosphere: Abstract, Concrete
  • Atom: Concrete
  • Audience: Collective, Concrete
  • Auditor: Concrete
  • Automobile: Concrete
  • Autumn: Concrete, Abstract
  • Avocado: Concrete
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