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Isidor

or Isidore

[iz-i-dawr, -dohr] /ˈɪz ɪˌdɔr, -ˌdoʊr/
noun
1.
a male given name.
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  • Then isidore hastened through the practical details of his proposition.

    The Cavalier George Washington Cable
  • In the thirty-eighth chapter is this sentence: 'O isidore! '

  • And Mr. isidore doesn't let the grass grow under his feet, hey?

    Brother Copas

    Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • Mr. isidore certainly does not let the grass grow under his feet.

    Brother Copas

    Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • Nor was Mr. isidore, during this time, the least part of our Chaplain's trial.

    Brother Copas

    Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • It was the voice of Mr. isidore screeching upon him through the megaphone.

    Brother Copas

    Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • isidore, who had a venomous attachment to the Marquis, burst into tears.

    Robert Orange John Oliver Hobbes
  • But an isidore had never been known to leave a Castrillon's service.

    Robert Orange John Oliver Hobbes
  • “I'll wring his neck, too—if he has tried any of his games on me,” sobbed isidore.

    Robert Orange John Oliver Hobbes
Word Origin and History for isidore

Isidore

masc. proper name, from French, from Latin Isidorus, from Greek Isidoros, literally "gift of Isis," from doron "gift" (see date (n.1)). St. Isidore, archbishop of Seville (600-636) wrote important historical, etymological, and ecclesiastical works and in 2001 was named patron saint of computers, computer users, and the Internet.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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