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- proper n. A female given name popular in England since the Middle Ages.
- proper n. In various fields such as cryptography and physics, a conventional name for the person or system that sends a message to another person or system conventionally known as Bob.
- proper n. Alice Springs, Australia.
French and English contraction of Old High German Adalheidis; from adal "noble" + heid "sort, kind". (Wiktionary)