Criminal Investigation Command, CID(noun)
the United States Army's principal law enforcement agency responsible for the conduct of criminal investigations for all levels of the Army anywhere in the world
chief or commander; in Spanish literature, a title of Ruy Diaz, Count of Bivar, a champion of Christianity and of the old Spanish royalty, in the 11th century
an epic poem, which celebrates the exploits of the Spanish national hero, Ruy Diaz
Origin: [Sp., fr. Ar. seid lord.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sid, n. a chief, captain, a hero, from the famous 11th-cent. Castilian warrior against the Moors, styled el Cid Campeador, whose real name was Rodrigo, or Ruy, Diaz (i.e. 'son of Diego'). The name Cid is the Ar. seid, seiyid, lord.
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The numerical value of CID in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of CID in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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In a way the CID man was pretty lucky, because outside the hospital the war was still going on. Men went mad and were rewarded with medals. All over the world, boys on every side of the bomb line were laying down their lives for what they had been told was their country, and no one seemed to mind, least of all the boys who were laying down their young lives.
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