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Definition of the noun Amadan

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  1. [dialect] fool, loony, idiot


Amadan, originally based in Corvallis, Oregon, plays both punk and world music. They are often categorized as a Celtic punk band due to their Irish influences. Amadán is also a Gaelic and Hiberno-English term for a stupid man.

  • genre: Celtic punk
  • albums: "Hell Bent 4 Victory", "Sons of Liberty", "Pacifica"

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Google previewA General Gazetteer, in miniature ... The whole revised ... by A. G. Findlay. Second edition (1862)

by Richard BROOKES (M.D.), Alexander George FINDLAY

Amadan is a very ancient city; on its site, or near it, the ancient Ecbatans is supposed to have stood. 't is said to have ...

Google previewThe Origin and History of Irish Names of Places (1875)

by Patrick Weston Joyce

An amadan is a fool or simpleton; but the word is often applied in derision as a mere nickname, to one who is not exactly a downright idiot, but who has the character of being a foolish, brainless, or spoony fellow; and this application is very ...

Google previewA New Gazetteer of the Eastern Continent (1808)

or, A Geographical Dictionary: Containing, in Alphabetical Order, a Description of All the Countries, Kingdoms, States, Cities, Towns, Principal Rivers, Lakes, Harbors, Mountains, &c., &c. in Europe, Asia, and Africa, with their Adjacent Islands by Jedidiah Morse, Elijah Parish

Amadan is an ancient city ; and it is said that it was destroyed by Nebuchadnezzar, and rebuilt by Darius. The king of Persia retired to it on account of its delightful situation, and hence it retained the name of the " Royal city." It was reduced by ...

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature. - London, Longman, Hurst (usw.) 1819-20 (1819)

by Abraham Rees

Amadan is an ancient city; and it is said that it was destroyed by Nebuchadnezzar , and rebuilt by Darius. The kings of Persia retired to it on account os its delightsul situation, and hence it obtained the name os the " Royal City." It was reduced ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis (1810)

by John Wilkes

Amadan is a very ancient city : it is said to have been destroyed by Nebttchadnezzar, and rebuilt by Darius; ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Fairies in World Folklore and Mythology (2013)

by Theresa Bane

Source: Newcomb, Faerie Treasury, 66 Amadan Alvina Variations: Aelfwen, Aelfwenn, Aelfwenne, Aelfwin, Aelfwine, Aelfwinn, Aelfwyne, Aelfwynn, Aelfwynne, Aethelwine, Aethelwyne, Arthelwine In Old English, the word alvina means “friend ...

Google previewA Concise Pahlavi Dictionary (2014)

by D. N. Mackenzie

o gird amadan. collect (vt.)...

Google previewDictionary of Prince Edward Island English (1996)

by T. K. Pratt

Vah-ma-dahnV Also spelled amadan, amaden, omadawn, omadhawn \'ah-ma- , thahn\, omidown, omigon. Rare. Compare gommie, kittardy, nosic, oshick, stouk. A fool or simpleton. Mike having lain down among fallen leaves, was dozing ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, or, Universal dictionary of arts, sciences, and literature (1810)

by John Wilkes (of Milland House, Sussex)

AMADAN', or Hamadan, a town of Persia, between Taurus and Ispahan; lat. 35. 15. N. Ion. 47. 4. E, Itis seated at the foot of a mountain, where there are a great many springs which water the adjacent country. The houses arc built of brick ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica; or A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature (1823)

AMADAN, or Hamadan, a town of Persia, between Taurus and Ispahan. E. Long. 47. 4. N. Lat. 35. 15. It is seated at the foot of a mountain, where there are a great many springs, which water the adjacent country. The extt-nt of the city is very ...

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Amadan Band!

From left: Naoyuki Ochiai, Eric Tonsfeldt, Jeremy Bauer, Kevin Pardew.

Photo credit: Brian Lane Winfield Moore

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Scrabble value of A1M3A1D2A1N1

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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