Adonis

Adonis (Ado`nis) , a beautiful youth beloved by Aphrodité (Venus), but mortally wounded by a boar and changed by her into a flower the colour of his blood, by sprinkling nectar on his body.

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

Adona`is * Adoptionists
Admiral
Admiralty, Board of
Admiralty Island
Admiralty Islands
Adolf, Friedrich
Adolph, St.
Adolph of Nassau
Adolphus, John
Adona`i
Adona`is
Ado`nis
Adoptionists
Ador`no
Adour
Adowa`
Adras`tus
Adrets, Baron des
A`dria
A`drian
Adrian, St.
Adriano`ple

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Adonis in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

Links here from Chalmers

Adrian, Publius Æliuvs
Albano, Francis
Aprosio, Angelico
Argoli, John
Constable, Henry
Freron, Elie Catherine
Langhorne, John
Nicole, Claude
Pepusch, John Christopher
Shakspeare
Toland, John
Vyth, John Martin