Gadarene

/ (ˈɡædəˌriːn) /

adjective

relating to or engaged in a headlong rush

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Word Origin for Gadarene

C19: via Late Latin from Greek Gadarēnos, of Gadara (Palestine), alluding to the Biblical Gadarene swine (Matthew 8:28ff.)
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