Adrian

biographical name Adri·an \ ˈā-drē-ən \

Definition of Adrian

name of 6 popes: especially IV ( Nicholas Breakspear play \ˈbrāk-ˌspir\ ) 1100?–1159 the only English pope (1154–59)

Adrian

biographical name

Definition of Adrian

Edgar Douglas 1889–1977 1st Baron of Cambridge English physiologist

Adrian

geographical name Adri·an \ ˈā-drē-ən \

Definition of Adrian

city on the Raisin River in southeastern Michigan population 21,133

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