Adam


Adam

Adam may refer to:
* Adam (name), a common given name and surname (list of people in that article)

Adam, as a word or as an abbreviation, may also refer to:

* Adam (Bible), the first man according to the Abrahamic religious tradition
* Adam Kadmon, the primordial man of the kabbalah and related esoteric traditions
* Adam (Scottish family), a family of notable Scottish architects
* Adam, the name given to the victim in the Torso in the Thames murder case

In music:
* "Adam's Song", a song by Blink-182
* Adam (album), Adam II (album), Adam III, albums of the Malaysian singer Adam AF2

In places:
*Adam, a town in Oman
*Adam, an Israeli settlement in the West Bank, also known as Geva Binyamin
*City of Adam, a city mentioned in the book of Joshua
*Adam's Peak, a sacred mountain in Sri Lanka
*Adam's Bridge, a chain of limestone shoals that once connected India to the island of Sri Lanka
*Adam Range, a mountain range in Nunavut, Canada

In science:
* ADAM (birth defect), amniotic deformity adhesions mutilations
* ADAM protein (A Disintegrin And Metalloproteinase protein), a group of enzymes
* ADAM, an organic compound: 2-((2-((dimethylamino)methyl)phenyl)thio)-5-iodophenylamine used in SPECT and PET scanning
* Y-chromosomal Adam, patrilineal most recent common ancestor
* Audit data analysis and mining. See Intrusion detection systems.

In government programs:
* Arrestee Drug Abuse Monitoring (ADAM), a United States drug-abuse-monitoring program
* Code Adam, used in the United States to alert the public of missing children

In companies and products:
* ADAM (company), a clothing line designed by Adam Lippes
* Adam Aircraft Industries, an aircraft manufacturer
* A.D.A.M., Inc., a health information company
* Adam Internet, South Australian ISP offering ADSL2+ services
* Adam Motor Company, a Pakistani automobile manufacturer
* Adam VIII, a record label
* Coleco Adam, an early home computer
* Active Directory Application Mode, a lightweight implementation of Active Directory, see Active Directory#ADAM/AD LDS
* ADAM Audio, a German loudspeaker manufacturer

In contemporary fiction:
* Adam (2008 novel), a novel by author Ted Dekker
* Adam (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), a character in "Buffy the Vampire Slayer"
* Adam (comic), the title character in "Adam@home" by Brian Basset
* Adam, the first angel in "Neon Genesis Evangelion, see Angel (Neon Genesis Evangelion)#Adam
* Adam (Northern Exposure), a fictional character of the American television series
* Adam Park, a fictional character of the American television series Power Rangers
* Adam (Torchwood), an episode from Series 2 of the TV series Torchwood
* ADAM, a form of genetic modification central to the plot of the 2007 video game BioShock
*Adam, a character in the "Battle Arena Toshinden" video game series

In other uses:
* Adam style, a neoclassical style practiced by Scottish architect Robert Adam
* Adam, a weapon in the Mörser Karl series or mortars

ee also

*Adams


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