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Meaning: Adar the king.
The name of an false-god and a prince:
An idol; a form of the sun-god worshipped by the inhabitants of Sepharvaim (2 Kings 17:31), and brought by the Sepharvite colonists into Samaria.
A son of Sennacherib, king of Assyria (2 Kings 19:37; Isa. 37:38).