Definitions

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  • proper noun A male given name.

Etymologies

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Roman family name Claudius, from Latin claudus "lame".

Examples

  • One rugged-looking cat had on a cap and a ragged vest, and he said, “Man, is your name Claude Brown?”

    Manchild in the Promised Land

  • -- Crossing the river, (which I called the Claude), we travelled, first, through an open forest, and then across one of the richest plains I had ever seen, and on which the ANTHISTIRIA AUSTRALIS, and PANICUM LOEVINODE, the two best Australian grasses, grew most abundantly.

    Journal of an Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia

  • “Enchanted” was the word Claude Blanchard used as he summarized the feelings of those fellow-countrymen who subsequently told him of Washington’s “easy and noble bearing, extensive and correct views and the art of making himself beloved. . .

    Washington

  • “Enchanted” was the word Claude Blanchard used as he summarized the feelings of those fellow-countrymen who subsequently told him of Washington’s “easy and noble bearing, extensive and correct views and the art of making himself beloved. . .

    Washington

  • “Enchanted” was the word Claude Blanchard used as he summarized the feelings of those fellow-countrymen who subsequently told him of Washington’s “easy and noble bearing, extensive and correct views and the art of making himself beloved. . .

    Washington

  • “Enchanted” was the word Claude Blanchard used as he summarized the feelings of those fellow-countrymen who subsequently told him of Washington’s “easy and noble bearing, extensive and correct views and the art of making himself beloved. . .

    Washington

  • Well, Jean-Claude is done being a naked-bunned karate puppet for big money.

    The Expendables: Two New Posters, First Trailer Premieres at ShoWest | /Film

  • I hope it's more than just a bunch of Jean-Claude is old and broke now jokes.

    JCVD Movie Trailer - Jean-Claude Van Damme is Back! | /Film

  • Claude is retired now, but during his career as Vice President and Assistant

    LENNDEVOURS:

  • Claude is retired now, but during his career as Vice President and Assistant

    Christiano Family Vineyards 2004 Merlot

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