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Dutch Names Starting with C

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Dutch

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The meaning of Carlijn is 'Womanly'. This name is of Dutch origin and its other variants include Carolien, Karlijn and Caroline.

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Dutch

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The meaning of Cornelis is 'horn' and it is of Dutch origin. It is derived from the Latin word 'cornĕus' which means 'horn, horned or hard as the horn' and is also said to be a form of the name 'Cornelius'. Cornelis Engebrechtsz was the name of an early Dutch painter. Cornelis Massijs was another known Flemish Renaissance painter, draughtsman and engraver. Other famous people who shared the name Cornelis were Cornelis Floris de Vriendt, Cornelis Cort, Cornelis Corneliszoon, Cornelis van Haarlem, Cornelis Drebbel, Cornelis de Houtman, Cornelis de Vos, Cornelis Tromp, Cornelis Pietersz Bega, Cornelis Cruys, Cornelis de Bruijn, Cornelis Dusart, Cornelis de Pauw, Cornelis Tiele, Cornelis Lely, and Cornelis Bernardus van Niel.

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The name Cuyler is of Dutch-Gaelic origin. The Dutch meaning of Cuyler is 'victory of the people'. In Gaelic, Cuyler stands for 'chapel'. In Danish, Cuyler can also be a name that means 'bowman, archer'. The Cuyler family were the main characters of the animated comedy Squidbillies.

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