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Clare Name Meaning and Origin

Clare Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Bright, clear, famous

Name Origin


The name Clare is of Latin origin and means 'bright' or 'clear'. It is also associated with the meaning 'famous', stemming from Saint Clare of Assisi, a well-known Italian saint. The name has a strong and positive connotation, symbolizing clarity and renown.

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Clare Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

The name Clare is pronounced clearly with a smooth flow, making it easy to say and remember.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Clare has a balanced rhythm with a single syllable, making it pleasant to the ear and easy to pronounce.

Famous People Named Clare

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Clare Bowen

Clare Bowen is an Australian actress and singer best known for her role as Scarlett O'Connor in the TV series 'Nashville'. She has also appeared in various films and theater productions, showcasing her talent and versatility.

● Clare Danes

Clare Danes is an American actress known for her roles in TV series like 'Homeland' and films such as 'Romeo + Juliet' and 'Les Misérables'. She has received multiple awards for her exceptional performances.

● Clare Crawley

Clare Crawley is a reality TV personality who appeared in 'The Bachelor' franchise and later became the lead in 'The Bachelorette'. She gained attention for her strong and independent personality.

Clare Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Clare

The name Clare does not have any strong negative cultural associations or connections to negative characters. It is a classic and timeless name that is generally well-received.

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