Calvert

biographical name (1)
Cal·​vert | \ ˈkal-vərt How to pronounce Calvert (audio) \

Definition of Calvert

 (Entry 1 of 2)

George 1580?–1632 1st Baron Baltimore English proprietor in America

Calvert

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Definition of Calvert (Entry 2 of 2)

Leonard 1606–1647 son of George Calvert governor of Maryland province (1634–47)

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