Adria Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Adria:
Feminine form of Adrien, which is from the Latin Adriānus (from the city of Adria) and Hadriānus (from the city of Hadria). Var: Adrian, Adriana, Adriann, Adrianne, Adrienn. Pet: Addi, Addie, Addy.
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Adria is a town in Veneto region of northern Italy. It's name is lent to the Adriatic Sea, to which it is connected.
Adair, Adria and Daria are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters.
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Our daughter, now two, is named Adria. People have trouble pronouncing it, which I didn't expect. It is pronounced AY-dree-uh but people will sometimes say uh-DREE-uh, which is annoying. We still like it though. It's different without sounding made up.
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Dee Dee, Ade, Dri, Dria, Adra, Ada, Adee,
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Short form of ADRIANA
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Tom Petty (singer, song writer, Musician) his oldest daughter is named Adria..
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Adria is a villain in the 10th Season of the television show Stargate SG-1.