(Acts 27:27; R.V., "the sea of Adria"), the Adriatic Sea, including in Paul's time the whole of the Mediterranean lying between Crete and Sicily. It is the modern Gulf of Venice, the _Mare Superum_ of the Romans, as distinguished from the _Mare Inferum_ or Tyrrhenian Sea.
But what devotion he showed towards his children Austria and adria?
Groto, known as the Cieco d' adria, combined the mythological motive with much of the vulgar obscenity of the Latin comedy.
My sister Laura, who was married and lived at adria, passed away while yet in the prime of womanhood.
They then passed on to Ancona and adria, and as they returned captured a whole Venetian squadron.
The wind was chasing in from the bosom of adria, and driving the fleeting mists up the little valley.
adria, that ancient and famous city, which gave its name to the Gulph is now but a pitiful half drowned village.
Dalmatia and a narrow strip of the adria complete the circuit, so Austria practically surrounds Montenegro on three sides.
To the right, the Lovćen and the Rumija rear their lofty heads, and divide the lake from the adria beyond.