Clarke

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\ ˈklärk How to pronounce Clarke (audio) \

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Sir Arthur C(harles) 1917–2008 British author

Clarke

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Definition of Clarke (Entry 2 of 2)

Charles Cow*den \ ˈkau̇-​dᵊn How to pronounce Clarke (audio) \ 1787–1877 and his wife Mary Victoria Cowden-Clarke 1809–1898 English Shakespearean scholars

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“Clarke.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Clarke. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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