Curtis

biographical name (1)
Cur·​tis | \ ˈkər-təs How to pronounce Curtis (audio) \

Definition of Curtis

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Charles 1860–1936 vice president of the U.S. (1929–33)

Curtis

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Definition of Curtis (Entry 2 of 3)

Cyrus (Hermann Kotzschmar) 1850–1933 American publisher

Curtis

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Definition of Curtis (Entry 3 of 3)

George William 1824–1892 American author and editor

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