Word History

First Known Use

1894, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Clyde was in 1894

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Cite this Entry

“Clyde.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

Geographical Definition


geographical name

river 106 miles (171 kilometers) long in southwestern Scotland flowing northwest into the Firth of Clyde (its estuary)
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