- a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for cedric
“He gives people hope,” said photographer Cedric Terrell, himself a former Marine.From G.I. to Eye Candy: War Vet Alex Minsky’s Model Turn
March 15, 2014
Cedric has occupied a consistent if slightly low-key existence in Hollywood since 1992.
“I let him know when I got this show and we talked about what it all meant,” says Cedric.
Cedric says he remains close to the men from the tour as well as the family of Bernie Mac, who passed away in 2008.
The rapper cast Cedric in each installment of his highly successful film series Barbershop.
Now, I ask you, ought not dear Cedric to have kept this to himself?
Gurth's brass collar did not gall him: Cedric deserved to be his master.
The pigs were Cedric's, but Gurth too would get his parings of them.
But the injury to Cedric was only a trifling one, after all.Cleek, the Master Detective
Thomas W. Hanshew
His name was Mr. Hobbs, and Cedric admired and respected him very much.Little Lord Fauntleroy
Frances Hodgson Burnett
Word Origin and History for cedric
masc. proper name, modern, apparently introduced by Sir Walter Scott (Cedric the Saxon is a character in "Ivanhoe"); apparently a mistake for Old English name Cerdic.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper