What does Adriatic mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Adriatic, Adriatic Sea(noun)

    an arm of the Mediterranean between Slovenia and Croatia and Montenegro and Albania on the east and Italy on the west


  1. Adriatic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Adriatic Sea

  2. Adriatic(ProperNoun)

    The Adriatic Sea, an extension of the Mediterranean Sea located between Italy and the Dalmatian coast of the Balkans.

  3. Origin: From Adriaticum mare, from Ἀδρίας

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adriatic(adj)

    of or pertaining to a sea so named, the northwestern part of which is known as the Gulf of Venice

  2. Origin: [L. Adriaticus, Hadriaticus, fr. Adria or Hadria, a town of the Veneti.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Adriatic in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Adriatic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Economy Minister Tomislav Panenic:

    There are no plans for oil exploration in the Adriatic.

  2. Winston Churchill:

    From Stettin in the Baltic to Trieste in the Adriatic an iron curtain has descended across the Continent.

  3. Mirela Holy:

    The Adriatic is a shallow and closed sea, just one disaster here and we could forget the entire economy in the coastal region.

  4. Gabriel Schwaderer:

    It is not possible to do both, we have a clear message for the government: reclaim a natural park from the mountains to the Adriatic Sea. This will be unique.

  5. Prime Minister Zoran Milanovic:

    We have the right to know what is below the Adriatic and after we find out how many cubic meters of gas we have, we can decide to plug it and not touch the wells any more.

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