Origin of Adam
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The scenes between Johansson and Adam Pearson, a man with neurofibromatosis, are some of the most delicate and visceral this year.Oscars 2015: The Daily Beast’s Picks, From Scarlett Johansson to ‘Boyhood’|Marlow Stern|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Adam Thierer is a senior research fellow with the Technology Policy Program at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.Why Do ‘Progressives’ Want to Ban Uber and AirBnB?|Adam Thierer, Christopher Koopman|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nerd Cruise By Adam Rogers, Wired What 800 Nerds on a Cruise Ship Taught Me About Life, the Universe, and Snorkeling.
“On Candyland, [Minghella] was just servicing Adam,” wrote Belgrad.Exclusive: Sony Emails Reveal How Studio Dumped ‘Asshole’ Adam Sandler|William Boot|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
No crimes were committed by Sony with the possible exception of all those Adam Sandler movies they insist on making.
Both before and after the fall, the superiority of Adam is diligently sustained.Lives of the English Poets: Waller, Milton, Cowley|Samuel Johnson
I wonder whether Eve, when she came to Adam in the garden, brought with her a certificate of proficiency in the seven sciences?Hypatia|Charles Kingsley
Adam Brown was the eldest son of a poor widow, who kept a small shop in a village near the banks of the Teviot.
While Adam was occupying the outlaw's attention, Frank had stepped behind him, and thrown his arm around his neck.Frank in the Mountains|Harry Castlemon
In some cases the membranes may form in the larynx (Adam's apple).Diphtheria|Public Health Service
masc. proper name, Biblical name of the first man, from Hebrew adam "man," literally "(the one formed from the) ground" (Hebrew adamah "ground"); cf. Latin homo "man," humanus "human," humus "earth, ground, soil." To not know (someone) from Adam "not know him at all" is first recorded 1784.
see not know from Adam.