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Clint

[klint] /klɪnt/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of Clinton.
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  • I suppose even these backwoods beggars have to eat once in a while, Clint?

    The Arrival of Jimpson Ralph Henry Barbour
  • "I don't reckon he's carryin' any money for Clint," Moore argued mildly.

    Oh, You Tex! William Macleod Raine
  • "But you can't go and knock Dreer down for what he did to someone else," objected Clint.

    Left Tackle Thayer Ralph Henry Barbour
  • "There, honeybug, now don't you—don't you," Clint comforted.

    Oh, You Tex! William Macleod Raine
  • But the knocking wasn't heard inside and, after a moment, Amy turned the knob and walked in, followed by Clint.

    Left Tackle Thayer Ralph Henry Barbour
British Dictionary definitions for Clint

clint

/klɪnt/
noun (physical geography)
1.
a section of a limestone pavement separated from adjacent sections by solution fissures See grike
2.
any small surface exposure of hard or flinty rock, as on a hillside or in a stream bed
Word Origin
C12: from Danish and Swedish klint, from Old Swedish klinter, related to Icelandic klettr rock
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