former name of .
of or relating to the . . Contemporary Examples They then took the borrowed money and invested it in Greek bonds and in loans to customers around the Mediterranean and Adriatic. Cyprus’s Emotionally Satisfying, But Likely Ineffective ‘Bail-in’ Daniel Gross March 24, 2013 One of these companies is building a luxury complex on the gorgeous […]
- Adriatic sea
an arm of the Mediterranean between Italy and the Balkan Peninsula. Historical Examples Austrian territory along the eastern side of the Adriatic Sea. The Childrens’ Story of the War, Volume 4 (of 10) James Edward Parrott These were intended for use in the Mediterranean as well as in the Adriatic Sea. The Story of the […]
adriel flock of God, the son of Barzillai, the Meholathite, to whom Saul gave in marriage his daughter Merab (1 Sam. 18:19). The five sons that sprang from this union were put to death by the Gibeonites (2 Sam. 21:8, 9. Here it is said that Michal “brought up” [R.V., “bare”] these five sons, either […]
a female given name: derived from Adrian. Contemporary Examples What I remember from the last reunion show was Adrienne blaming Lisa for allegedly selling stories about Adrienne to the tabloids. ‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’: Brandi Glanville on Her Book, Kim and Kyle, & More Nicole LaPorte November 4, 2012 He falls for the titular […]
floating without control; ; not anchored or moored: The survivors were adrift in the rowboat for three days. lacking aim, direction, or stability. Contemporary Examples adrift in senility and depression, Hitchcock is dismantling his life, putting it away. Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days David Freeman December 12, 2014 Just this […]