[ah-rahd] Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Contemporary Examples of arad

Historical Examples of arad

  • God commands Moses to devote to anathema the Canaanites of the kingdom of Arad.

    The Phantom World

    Augustin Calmet

  • In 1870 the railway was opened from Petrosèny to Piski, on the main line from Arad.

  • As for Arad Pierson himself, Steven had conceived a strong dislike.

    Big Brother

    Annie Fellows-Johnston

  • The old fellow has just been released from the prison at Arad.

  • The gypsies who had just arrived by train from Arad were not allowed to proceed straight to the schoolroom.

    A Bride of the Plains

    Baroness Emmuska Orczy

British Dictionary definitions for arad


  1. a city in W Romania, on the Mureş River: became part of Romania after World War I, after belonging successively to Turkey, Austria, and Hungary. Pop: 155 000 (2005 est)
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