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A·dar

 (ä-där′, ä′där)
n.
The twelfth or thirteenth month of the year in the Jewish calendar. In leap years, it is known as Adar Sheni. See Table at calendar.

[Hebrew 'ădār, from Akkadian adaru, addaru, month corresponding to parts of February and March.]

Adar

(aˈdar)
n
(Judaism) (in the Jewish calendar) the twelfth month of the year according to biblical reckoning and the sixth month of the civil year, usually falling within February and March. In a leap year, an additional month Adar Rishon (first Adar) is intercalated between Shevat and Adar, and the latter is known as Adar Sheni (second Adar)
[from Hebrew]

A•dar

(əˈdɑr)

n.
the sixth month of the Jewish calendar.
[< Hebrew ădhār]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Adar - the sixth month of the civil yearAdar - the sixth month of the civil year; the twelfth month of the ecclesiastic year in the Jewish calendar (in February and March)
Hebrew calendar, Jewish calendar - (Judaism) the calendar used by the Jews; dates from 3761 BC (the assumed date of the Creation of the world); a lunar year of 354 days is adjusted to the solar year by periodic leap years
Purim - (Judaism) a Jewish holy day commemorating their deliverance from massacre by Haman
Jewish calendar month - a month in the Jewish calendar
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David Shepard also adds to ADAR IT's West Coast presence as he joins ADAR IT in San Diego, CA.
Un o'r |chywion Meddyliais ei bod yn bechod nad oedd y brain yn cael yr un cyfleusterau a'r adar bach, felly fe symudais y potyn i le agored lle y gallai'r brain gael mynd ato.
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Sudan's oil minister said that production in Adar Yeil's oil field increased from 165,000 barrels per day (bpd) to 200,000.
Adar and her colleagues used this approach in a previous analysis of data from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA), a multicenter prospective investigation of cardiovascular disease.
Dyma hanes dyn sydd e pherthynas arbennig iawn hefo'r adar o dan ei ofal, ac sydd wedi ysbrydoli pobl eraill sydd mewn trafferthion.
Such a change would translate to a three percent increase in heart disease for a woman living with high levels of air pollution as compared to a woman in a cleaner area," said Adar.
We have to work with coops and packhouse bosses who understand the standards," said Adar.
For example: The 14th day of Adar arrived and the people observed the holiday of Purim; they read the Megillah; they sent manot (edible portions) to friends and gifts to the poor.
Os ydan ni'n mynd i luchio bwyd i fagiau plastig a'u gadael nhw ym mhobman, yna does dim rhyfedd fod adar fel gwylanod (a sawl aderyn ac anifail arall) yn dallt yn fuan iawn fod 'na bryd hwylus iawn i'w gael yma yn gymharol ddidrafferth.
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This came during his meeting Tuesday with Mohamed Adar the refugees high commissioner in the Sudan, and reviewed with him the firm relationships between the organization and the authority and the situations of the Sudanese refugees in Chad and the neighboring countries.