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Cloud (St.)

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Patron saint of nail-smiths, by a play upon the French word clou, a nail.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Close Rolls
Close-time for Game
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Cloten
Cloth (The)
Clotharius
Clotho
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Cloud (St.)
Clouded Cane (A)
Cloven Foot
Clover
Clowns
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Club-bearer (The)
Club-land
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Clue
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