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Clegg first introduces himself to Miranda as Ferdinand, but she later dubs him Caliban.How to Understand the Criminal Mind By Reading This Novel|Casey N. Cep|December 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And cruder devices certainly deepen the effect of a name; Caliban is a rough anagram of “cannibal,” and Cassio contains an “ass.”
Half an hour after receipt of the message Seyd and Caliban were again on their way.The Mystery of The Barranca|Herman Whitaker
Caliban, kal′i-ban, n. a man of beastly nature, from the monster in Shakespeare's Tempest.
This being, in his strange manners and opinions, at least, appears to offer a realization of Shakspeare's idea of Caliban.
Caliban represents the child of ignorance, closely allied to nature and partaking of its poetry and grandeur.The Arena|Various
Swinging this furious Caliban clear of the ground and holding it well out from her body, she considered what to do next.Sigurd Our Golden Collie and Other Comrades of the Road|Katharine Lee Bates