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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adverb and interjection A*dieu"
Good-by; farewell; an expression of kind wishes at parting.

Etymology: OE. also adew adewe adue, F. � dieu, fr. L. ad to + deus God

noun A*dieu"
A farewell; commendation to the care of God at parting.
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  1. A farewell remark

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Fun Facts about the name Adieu

  • When was the first name Adieu first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Adieu is Tuesday, January 6th, 1925.
  • How unique is the name Adieu? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Adieu. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Adieu: Your name in reverse order is Ueida. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aduei. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Adieu born Jun 27, 2018

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Japan approximately on 1125. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).