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Name Clare

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Gender:female
Languages of use:English
Saints:Clare of Assisi
US 2015 rank:#729     ... 728:Erika, 729:Amani, 730:Clare, 731:Addilynn, 732:Roselyn ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Claire, Clara, Clark, Amare, Blake, Blake, Blase, Blaze, Cade, Cale     Details
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About Clare, the group of names with the same origin as Clare

Meaning/translation:clear, bright
Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin:derived from the Latin word clarus (clear, bright), in Medieval times
 known from Saint Claire, follower of Saint Francis of Assisi and foundress of the order of the Poor Clares
Words:clarus = clear, bright  Latin
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Variants' top ranks:2:Claire England+Wales 1974,  3:Clara Denmark 2011,  3:Chiara Italy 2004,  10:Klara Sweden 2004,  14:Klára Czechia 2015,  15:Clare England+Wales 1974,  59:Kyara Portugal 2015,  73:Clarice Brazil 2015,  79:Clarisse France 2003,  94:Clair England+Wales 1974
Name variants:Chiara, Clair, Claire, Clara, Clare, Claretta, Clarice, Clarina, Clarina, Clarinda, Clarinde, Clarisa, Clarissa, Clarisse, Klara, Klára, Klarina, Klarinda, Klarinde, Klarine, Klarissa, Kyara   Sortable list   Details
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England+Wales decadesGraph1984 30,  1974 151964 72
USA decades 1990-1999 633
USA yearlyGraph2015 729,  2014 723,  2013 727,  2012 727,  2011 679,  2010 683,  2009 709,  2008 674,  2007 629,  2006 658,  2005 674,  2004 651,  2003 637,  2002 596,  2001 561,  2000 535,  1999 509,  1998 4991997 533,  1996 526,  1995 587,  1994 623,  1993 668
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