ADRIA (ὁ Ἀδρίας)

ADRIA (ὁ Ἀδρίας [WH Ἀδρίας], ‘the Adrias,’ RV ‘the [sea of] Adria’) The name was derived from the important Tuscan town of Atria, near the mouths of the Padus, and was originally (Herod. vi. 127, vii. 20, ix. 92) confined to the northern part of the gulf now called the Adriatic, the lower part of …

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