Clio

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Etymology[edit]

From the Latin Clīō (the name of a Nereid).

Proper noun[edit]

Clio f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Cliidae – small floating sea snails, pelagic marine opisthobranch gastropod mollusks.

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek Κλειώ (Kleiṓ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈklaɪ.oʊ/, /ˈkliːoʊ/

Proper noun[edit]

Clio

  1. (Greek mythology) The goddess of history and heroic poetry, and one of the Muses; the daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne.
  2. (astronomy) 84 Klio, a main belt asteroid.
  3. A female given name from Ancient Greek.
  4. A model of car manufactured by Renault.
    Fred loved to take his Clio for a spin.
  5. A city in Alabama.
  6. A city in Iowa.
  7. A city in Michigan.
  8. A town in South Carolina.
  9. A census-designated place in Plumas County, California, United States.

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Κλειώ (Kleiṓ).

Proper noun[edit]

Clio f

  1. (Greek mythology) Clio
  2. A female given name

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Κλειώ (Kleiṓ).

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Clīō f sg (genitive Clīūs); fourth declension

  1. (Greek mythology) Clio, three figures:
    1. the Muse of history and epic poetry
    2. a Nereid
    3. an Oceanid

Declension[edit]

Fourth-declension noun (all cases except the genitive singular in ), singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Clīō
Genitive Clīūs
Dative Clīō
Accusative Clīō
Ablative Clīō
Vocative Clīō

Descendants[edit]

  • Translingual: Clio (generic name)

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Proper noun[edit]

Clio f

  1. (Greek mythology) Clio (the Muse of history and heroic poetry)