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Hadad

(hā`dăd), in the Bible. 1 Son of Ishmael. An alternate form is Hadar. 2 King of Edom. 3 Last king of Edom. Hadar is an alternate form. 4 Scion of the kings of Edom, who escaped Joab's massacre. He fled to Egypt and married the pharaoh's sister-in-law. Later he seems to have relieved Edom from Solomon's oppression.

Hadad

(hā`dăd) or

Adad

(ā`dăd), ancient weather god of Semitic origin, worshiped in Babylonia and Assyria. Important throughout the Middle East, he was worshiped under many names. As god of the storm, he was, according to one legend, the Epic of Gilgamesh, responsible for the great flood that overwhelmed the world.
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There are always emotions in what I do," Hadad continued.
Antes de abordar especificamente seu trabalho--nos palcos, cantinas e cabares onde Hadad se apresenta--caberia situa-la num cenario maior que, desde os anos 1980, no Mexico, ve expandir a performance do cabare como uma potente manifestacao cultural.
Al Hadad is said to have helped spread Islam in North Jakarta and some people believe the tomb grants wishes to those praying there.
Segun la diputada Hadad, Quintana Roo es el estado lider en abuso sexual contra menores.
The government now has to carry out the executions any time within a 30-day period," Hadad said.
Not only does she come to New York several times a year, but La Bodega, the Mexico City cabaret where Hadad has performed since 1990, is in a nice area of the city, where tourists can safely go.
ba-na-ku4, "The year: the two weapons of gold and silver were sent into the temples of Adad and Nanna"; the full form is in Hadad 569, the brief form occurs in our text 16 (Hadad 586) and Haddad 559.
Othman Alrayes and board member Deema Al Hadad also participated in the meeting of Joint Committee of Arab and Foreign Chambers' Affairs.
Au sujet de la construction de l'aire de stockage, Ali Hadad a affirme vouloir la realiser dans moins d'un an afin de permettre au CRA d'accomplir sa mission [beaucoup moins que] en toute normalite, en evitant le gaspillage [beaucoup plus grand que].
On the sidelines of the exhibition, a series of lectures and seminars will be held to discuss international relations between Kuwait and other countries in the economic, historical and social aspects, said deputy head of international relations club of AUK Sara Hadad in a press statement.
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OJK board of commissioners, Muliaman D Hadad, said on Thursday that a regulation on branchless banking, scheduled to be issued by the end of November, would also address terms for BPDs and sharia banks that are interested in providing the service.