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cleping

verb
present participle of clepe, archaic

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to give a name to
  • the brewpub, yclept Ye Olde Taverne, has been decorated in Merrie Olde England to within an inch of its life

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“Cleping.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cleping. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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