- a female given name: from a Roman family name meaning “lame.”
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Examples from the Web for claudia
On May 6, gunmen grabbed a woman they apparently believed to be Claudia as she left the Extreme Fitness Gym in Culiacan.
That relationship ended with a car accident in which Angulo was killed and Claudia Ochoa Felix was injured.
When the story of the mixup reached the Mexican media, so did allegations that Claudia had become the new head of Los Antrax.
They lived like this for six days, until one day, the agents told Claudia and her two children they could go.
Journey from El Salvador to a holding cell For Claudia and her family, the cold holding cells were a shock.
In the centre is Claudia Quinta about to kneel before the bust of the goddess.Six Centuries of Painting
Miss Pounceby was the ingnue, and she and Claudia lived together.
But, for all these reflections, Paul could not surrender Claudia.
And the pity of it that such a man should so misjudge his Claudia!
He was abjectly in love and abjectly submissive, and Claudia had never been so kind.
Word Origin and History for claudia
fem. proper name, from Latin Claudius (m.).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper