Origin of Clovis1
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While the Clovis, California native may not have completely believed that, he wasn't about to sit around and find out.Chris Colfer on Writing, Acting, and the Pain of Being A Pop Culture Trailblazer|Oliver Jones|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Presidential impeachment under almost any circumstances has a way of dividing America,” Clovis said.The Far-Right Radio Host Who Could Deliver the Senate to the GOP|Ben Jacobs|October 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The first U.S. immigrants were known as the Clovis people and arrived 13,000 years ago from Asia.
That meant the Clovis child should have been of European ancestry.Incontrovertible Evidence Proves the First Americans Came From Asia|Doug Peacock|March 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
During the strike, brothers Clovis and Bennie Martin owned a small coffee shop and restaurant in the French Market.New Orleans Celebrates Its Favorite Sandwich at the Oak Street Po-Boy Festival|Tyler Gillespie|November 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Clovis was the first king who fancied it, and settled there.Everyman's Land|C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
But the child lived, and Clovis grew less incredulous of the God of his wife.Historical Tales, Vol. 6 (of 15)|Charles Morris
Father Clovis, as this old soldier was called, was a great friend of Pitou.The Countess of Charny|Alexandre Dumas (pere)
Alaric (son-in-law of Theodoric), defeated and killed by Clovis at Poitiers, 9; 52.Our Fathers Have Told Us|John Ruskin
The antrustions seem to have played an important part at the time of Clovis.
type of prehistoric stone spearpoints, 1943, from Clovis, New Mexico, U.S., near which place they were found. The town is said to have been named for the Frankish king Clovis (Latinized from Frankish Chlodovech, from Germanic masc. proper name *hluda-wigaz "famous in battle," cognate with Ludwig and Louis).