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clepe


clepe


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clepe  \Clepe\,  v.  i. 
  To  make  appeal;  to  cry  out  [Obs.] 
 
  Wandering  in  woe,  and  to  the  heavens  on  high  Cleping 
  for  vengeance  of  this  treachery.  --Mir.  for 
  Mag. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clepe  \Clepe\  (kl[=e]p),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Cleped} 
  (kl[=e]p"[e^]d)  or  (kl[=e]pt);  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Cleping}.  Cf 
  {Ycleped}.]  [AS.  clepan,  cleopian  clipian  clypian  to  cry, 
  call.] 
  To  call  or  name  [Obs.] 
 
  That  other  son  was  cleped  Cambalo.  --Chaucer.