Associations to the word «Clare»


CLARE, proper noun. A county in the Republic of Ireland
CLARE, proper noun. A town in the county of Cavan, Ireland.
CLARE, proper noun. A surname​ derived from place names in England and Ireland, and from clæg"clay" as an occupational name for a worker in clay.
CLARE, proper noun. A male given name transferred from the surnames (much less common than the female name).
CLARE, proper noun. A female given name, often spelled Claire in the 20th century.
CLARE, noun. A nun of the order of Saint Clare.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats