clyde

clyde

[klahyd]

Origin:
probably generic use of the personal name

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Clyde

[klahyd]
noun
1.
a river in S Scotland, flowing NW into the Firth of Clyde. 106 miles (170 km) long.
2.
an inlet of the Atlantic, in SW Scotland. 64 miles (103 km) long.
3.
a male given name: a Scottish family name, after the Clyde River.
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Clyde (klaɪd)
 
n
1.  Firth of Clyde an inlet of the Atlantic in SW Scotland. Length: 103 km (64 miles)
2.  a river in S Scotland, rising in South Lanarkshire and flowing northwest to the Firth of Clyde: formerly extensive shipyards. Length: 170 km (106 miles)

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