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[kley-bawrn, -bohrn] /ˈkleɪ bɔrn, -boʊrn/
a male given name. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Governor Claiborne, though touched by this proof of magnanimity, hesitated to close with the offer.

    The South-West Joseph Holt Ingraham
  • Claiborne's parting charge procured us courtesy from our guard.

    Daring and Suffering: William Pittenger
  • Governor Claiborne recommended that a law be passed suspending the writ of habeas corpus.

  • The hand of Claiborne, that remarkable and persistent man, may be seen in this.

  • And when the door was shut on him, Mrs. Claiborne flung herself down on a sofa, and laughed until she frightened her daughter.

    Gabriel Tolliver Joel Chandler Harris
  • So thinking, they put themselves into communication with Bennett and Claiborne.

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