1) To stay attached; stick fast; cling.
From M.Fr. adhérer or directly from L. adhaerere "to stick to," from → ad- + haerere "to stick."
Âdusidan, from intensive/nuance prefix â- + dusidan (Dehxodâ) "to stick, to adhere," maybe related to Proto-Ir. *dauc- "to sew;" Pers. duxtan, duz- "to sew."
1) The act or state of adhering; adhesion.
1) A person who follows or upholds a leader, cause, etc.; supporter; follower.
From O.Fr. adherent or directly from L. adhaerentem pr.p. of adhaerere "to stick to," → adhere.
Âdusandé, from âdusidan, → adhere.