other word formation type noun
a person who is from the ATL (Atlanta, GA)
"ATLien" is just a way of calling a person who is from or lives Atlanta, Georgia. It's a clever mix between the words "Atlanta" and "alien", which is defined as "belonging to a foreign country or nation". Term is mostly used in rap songs.
Etymology : "Alien" from Middle English
Source : "We official ATLiens with plenty ye to sell again..." (Song named "In the A" by rapper Big Boi. 07/2013)
Last modified: 30 November 2013