past participle of
Middle English, from Old English geclipod, past participle of clipian to cry out, name
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“Yclept.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yclept. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.
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