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Isidor

or Is·i·dore

[ iz-i-dawr, -dohr ]
/ ˈɪz ɪˌdɔr, -ˌdoʊr /
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noun

a male given name.
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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.

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