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ADULA OF TUNIS:

A Jew who, to avoid being baptized, committed suicide in the house of the catechumen in Rome, on May 2, 1666, at the moment he was about to undergo the rite.

Bibliography:
  • Vogelstein and Rieger, Gesch. d. Juden in Rom, ii. 219;
  • Allg. Zeit. No. 266, Munich, 1887.
M. B.
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