Arthur

Arthur is a common masculine given name. Its etymology is disputed, but its popularity derives from its being the name of the legendary hero King Arthur.

Art is a diminutive form of the name. A common spelling variant used in many Slavic, Romance, and Germanic languages is Artur.

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Famous quotes containing the word arthur:

    There is nothing more deceptive than an obvious fact.
    —Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)

    A dead martyr is just another corpse.
    Leo V. Gordon, U.S. screenwriter, and Arthur Hiller. Major Craig (Rock Hudson)

    We can’t command our love, but we can our actions.
    —Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)