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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Hadrian, Publius Aelius Hadrianus, Adrian(noun)

    Roman Emperor who was the adoptive son of Trajan; travelled throughout his empire to strengthen its frontiers and encourage learning and architecture; on a visit to Britain in 122 he ordered the construction of Hadrian's Wall (76-138)

  2. Adrian, Edgar Douglas Adrian, Baron Adrian(noun)

    English physiologist who conducted research into the function of neurons; 1st baron of Cambridge (1889-1997)


  1. Adrian(ProperNoun)


  2. Origin: From Hadrianus, meaning "From the Roman harbour Hadria".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adrian(adj)

    pertaining to the Adriatic Sea; as, Adrian billows

  2. Origin: [L. Hadrianus.]


  1. Adrian

    Adrian is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the county seat of Lenawee County. The population was 21,133 at the 2010 census. Adrian lies in Michigan's 7th congressional district.

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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Adrian' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4022

Anagrams for Adrian »

  1. Darian

  2. radian

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Adrian in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Adrian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Adrian in a Sentence

  1. Alireza Tangsiri:

    The Adrian Darya vessel needs no escort.

  2. Adrian Virgen:

    That was Adrian Virgen goal, to get across the border.

  3. Donald Trump:

    Adrian Anzaldua, come here. I want to ask you a question.

  4. Benjamin Franklin, 1759:

    This quote was misattributed to Benjamin Franklin. Adrian is wrong.

  5. Sigal Mandelker:

    Anyone providing support to the Adrian Darya 1 risks being sanctioned.

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