Origin of Adar
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In the month of Adar (12th month) Venus disappeared on the 25th day at sunrise.
It has been claimed that the name "Adriatic" is derived from Adar, the Asiatic sun-god, or god of fire.The Shores of the Adriatic|F. Hamilton Jackson
On the seventh of the month Adar, Moses died, and on that day the manna ceased to come down from heaven.
The last month, Adar, falling within the rainy season is presided over by the seven evil spirits.
They massacred an enormous number of their enemies, and henceforth kept Purim, a feast of two days, on Adar (March) 14 and 15.Magic and Religion|Andrew Lang