Clelia

Clelia, a Roman heroine, who swam the Tiber to escape from Porsenna, whose hostage she was; sent back by the Romans, she was set at liberty, and other hostages along with her, out of admiration on Porsenna's part of both her and her people.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Cleishbotham, Jedediah * Clemenceaux, Georges Benjamin
Clavije`ro
Clavigo
Clavileño
Clay, Henry
Clear the Causeway Riots
Cleanthes
Clear, Cape
Clearchus
Clearing-House
Cleishbotham, Jedediah
Clelia
Clemenceaux, Georges Benjamin
Clemencet, Charles
Clemencin, Diego
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne
Clemens Alexandrinus
Clement
Clement
Clement
Clement, Jacques
Clement, St.

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