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Adar is sometimes a misspelling of dart.

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Definition of the noun adar

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noun - plural: Adars

  1. the sixth month of the civil year; the twelfth month of the ecclesiastic year in the Jewish calendar (in February and March)
    • lexical domain: Time - nouns denoting time and temporal relations
    • more generic term: Jewish calendar month = a month in the Jewish calendar
    • part of: Hebrew calendar / Jewish calendar = the calendar used by the Jews; dates from 3761 BC
    • part: Purim = a Jewish holy day commemorating their deliverance from massacre by Haman


Adar a.k.a. `Adar is a village in west-central Yemen. It is located in the San‘a’ Governorate.


  1. ADAR: Double-stranded RNA-specific adenosine deaminase is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the ADAR gene.
  2. Adar a.k.a. adenosine deaminase, RNA-specific is a gene.
    • also known as interferon-induced protein 4, 136 kDa double-stranded RNA binding protein, interferon-inducible protein 4, double-stranded RNA-specific adenosine deaminase

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Google previewA - Andes (1833)

In the Jewish Calendar, Adar is the sixth month. In ecclesiastical computations, it is still ...

Google previewThe Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffussion of Useful Knowledge (1833)

In the Jewish Calendar, Adar is the sixth month. In ecclesiastical computations, it is still ...

Google previewThe penny cyclopædia [ed. by G. Long]. (1833)

by Society for the diffusion of useful knowledge

In the Jewish Calendar, Adar is the sixth month. In ecclesiastical computations, it is still ...

Google previewThe Holy Bible (1759)

And * they ordained all with a common decree, in no case to let that day pass without solemnity, but to celebrate the thirteenth day of the twelfth month, which in the Syrian tongue is called Adar, the day before * Mardocheus' day. - 37 Thus ...

Google previewAlone In The Dark (2013)

by Bob Rockwell

Leandro loved Ero • Xiamen's former name was Amoy • A bassa or cantata is a missa • a literary collection is an ana • Adar is a month in the Jewish calendar • the state motto of Idaho is Esto Perpetua • William McKinley's wife was Ida Saxton ...

Google previewSystem Development and Ada (1987)

CRAI Workshop on Software Factories and Ada, Capri, Italy, May 26-30, 1986, Proceedings by A. Nico Habermann, Ugo Montanari

DIGITAL'S VAXTM Adar is a validated, production-quality implementation of the full Ada language that is well- integrated into the VMSTM operating system environment on VAX systems. The programming support environment consists of an ...

Google previewThe Kabbalah of Time (2013)

Revelation of Hidden Light Through the Jewish Calendar by Rabbi Daniel Kahane & Ann Helen Wainer

Adar is the month of Purim, and when it begins, we “increase in joy.” The depths mentioned in the song of the sea monsters refer to the deep and hidden miracles that Hashem performed for us during this month, especially on Purim. The month ...

Google previewReading Esther (1995)

A Case for the Literary Carnivalesque by Kenneth M. Craig

Adar is the day designated for genocide, and Ahasuerus will later remind Esther that imperial laws are unalterable (8:8). Official culture bears down on unofficial cultures as we observe a shift from gender violence to ethnic violence: One ...


by Maximillien De Lafayette

Adar in Hebrew ( February-March). Aadaar in Aramaic. Aadaar in Syriac. Adanu in Akkadian. Also Addaru in Assyrian. The Assyrian word derived from the Akkadian word Adanu.

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Religion (2005)

Adar ...

Google previewDictionary of Jewish Usage (2005)

A Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms by Sol Steinmetz

Adar. The 6th month in the Jewish calendar, ...

Google previewThe Bible Dictionary (2015)

by Rand, William W.

ADAR. The twelfth month of the Hebrew ecclesiastical year, and the sixth of the civil year. In this month occurred the celebrated feast of Purim. It nearly answers to our March. As the lunar year, which the Jews follow, is shorter than the solar ...

Google previewThe New Jewish Encyclopedia (1976)

by David Bridger, Samuel Wolk

ADAR The sixth month of the Hebrew year, corresponding to late February and early March, and consisting of 29 days. The festival of Purim falls on the 14th day of this month. In a Jewish leap-year an extra month is added after the month of ...

Google previewCalmet's Dictionary of the Holy Bible (1835)

by Augustin Calmet

ADAR, the twelfth month of the Hebrew ecclesiastical year, and the sixth of the civil year. It has twenty-nine days ; and nearly answers to our February and March, according to the Babbins. (See Months, and the Jewish Calendar.) As the lunar ...

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Adar Meaning

Video shows what Adar means. The sixth month of the civil year in the Jewish calendar, after Shevat and before Nisan.. Adar Meaning. How to pronounce ...

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Scrabble value of A1D2A1R1

The value of this 4-letter word is 5 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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