Adamastor

Adamastor (Adamas`tor) , the giant spirit of storms, which Camoëns, in his “Luciad,” represents as rising up before Vasco de Gama to warn him off from the Cape of Storms, henceforth called, in consequence of the resultant success in despite thereof, the Cape of Good Hope.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Adam of Bromen * Adamawa
Adalbert
Adalbert, St.
Ada`lia
Adam
Adam, Alex.
Adam, Lambert
Adam, Robert
Adam Bede
Adam Kadmon
Adam of Bromen
Adamas`tor
Adamawa
Adamites
Adamnan, St.
Adams, Dr. F.
Adams, John
Adams, John Quincy
Adams, John Couch
Adams, Parson
Adams, Samuel
Adam's Bridge

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Adamastor in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable