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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Clydenoun

    a river in western Scotland that flows from the southern uplands into the Firth of Clyde; navigable by oceangoing vessels as far as Glasgow


  1. Clydenoun

    A river in Scotland that flows through Glasgow into the Firth of Clyde.

  2. Clydenoun

    (mostly U.S:) from the river name.


  1. Clyde

    Clyde is a city in Sandusky County, Ohio, United States. The population was 6,325 at the 2010 census. The National Arbor Day Foundation has designated Clyde as a Tree City USA. The town is known for having served as the setting for Sherwood Anderson's 1919 collection of short stories Winesburg, Ohio.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Clyde

    a river in the W. of Scotland which falls into a large inlet or firth, as it is called, the commerce on which extends over the world, and on the banks of which are shipbuilding yards second to none in any other country; it is deepened as far as Glasgow for ships of a heavy tonnage.

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Etymology and Origins

  1. Clyde

    The strong river, from the Gaelic clyth, strong.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Clyde in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Clyde in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Clyde in a Sentence

  1. Summer Wells:

    We continue to work with multiple law enforcement agencies to identify and charge the person responsible for murdering Laura Miller in 1984, clyde Hedrick has not been ruled out as a suspect in these investigations.

  2. Brett Shavers:

    There are no words that I have that could come close to overemphasize Clyde's negative view of the military, his disdain of enlisted service members, and his revulsion to wear the uniform.

  3. Clyde Rabideau:

    Saranac Lake Mayor Clyde Rabideau's Saranac Lake Mayor Clyde Rabideau, every minute of his life is dedicated to his profession.

  4. Kevin Costner:

    We've chosen this one story about Bonnie and Clyde, and rather than tell their story, we've told the story of the men who hunted them down and risked their lives to bring a murder spree in America to an end.

  5. Chris Noth:

    One thing Michael and I agreed on: We both called it the 'Bonnie and Clyde' moment, which is that moment when Bonnie and Clyde are about to be eviscerated by bullets, they have that look with each other, Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway, they both know that it's the end.

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