- a city in W North Rhine-Westphalia, in W Germany.
[kley-vuh for 1; kleev for 2]
- Per Te·o·dor [par tey-aw-dawr] /pær ˈteɪ ɔˌdɔr/, 1840–1905, Swedish chemist.
- a male given name.
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He says, for instance, of Anne of Cleves, that she was the "ugliest woman that ever I saw."The Sea-Hawk
The matter of the Duchy of Cleves was a pretext ready to his hand.The Historical Nights Entertainment, Second Series
Elizabeth, with Anne of Cleves, had as yet refused to appear.The Reign of Mary Tudor
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An invitation to battle was ever a welcome call to Adolf of Cleves.
How to find him—how to reward the champion and restorer of the honor and happiness of Cleves?