Clemens

[ klem-uhnz ]
/ ˈklɛm ənz /

noun

Roger William Roger Clemens; "The Rocket", born 1962, U.S. baseball pitcher.
Samuel Lang·horne [lang-hawrn, -ern], /ˈlæŋ hɔrn, -ərn/, "Mark Twain", 1835–1910, U.S. author and humorist.

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British Dictionary definitions for Clemens

Clemens
/ (ˈklɛmənz) /

noun

Samuel Langhorne (ˈlæŋˌhɔːn)See Twain
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