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  • proper n. Either of several place names in south-west England.
  • proper n. An English habitational surname from either of these placenames.
  • proper n. An Irish surname, anglicized from the Gaelic Ó Ciardha.
  • proper n. A Celtic surname, derived from Carew.
  • proper n. A male given name transferred from the surnames.
  • proper n. A female given name, usually a spelling variant of Cary.


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