tr.v. cleped (klēpt, klĕpt), cleped or clept (klĕpt) or y·clept (ĭ-klĕpt) or y·cleped (ĭ-klēpt, ĭ-klĕpt), clep·ing, clepes
To call; name.
[Middle English clepen, from Old English cleopian, to cry out.]
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