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Clarence meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Clarence No. of characters: 8 Gender: BoyOrigin: English
How to pronounce Clarence cla-re-nce What does my name mean?
Meanings: Clear Luminous Famous One who Lives Near the River Clare Of Clare Bright Name of a Place Plain

Clarence was ranked 760 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 2.15% from its previous ranking of 744 in 2015. Clarence was ranked 865 in 1992 list of US girls name and dropped by 0.46% from its previous ranking of 861 in 1990.

Full form of Clarence : Cheerful Likable Admirable Reasonable Educated Nice Clear-Headed Efficient

Clarence is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 4747 in 2015. Only 90 people have Clarence as their first name. Clarence is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Clarence was a rare first name for a girl but is a very very popular first name for a boy which is popular since 2001 and ranked 760 in 2016 in United States. Around 304137 people wear Clarence as their first name. Clarence is a very consistent name over the past 130 years. 0.084141% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Clarence
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
188021730
188120668
188220837
188318837
188418889
188517906
188617995
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History of Clarence

In the fourth century, a descendant of a rich and noble family, Clair waives any and joins Martin, the holy bishop of Tours. Ordained a priest, he formed applicants to the monastic life and disciple of St Martin, the second in his ecclesiastical activities. He died in 396, at the Abbey of Marmourier, near Tours.

Expression number of Clarence is 7.

Clarence likes to research and reason to know the answers of hidden questions as Clarence are gifted with an analytical mind. Clarence are always on the quest for knowledge and wisdom and loves being alone.

Names that rhyme with Clarence Auxence, Bence, Brence, Cadence, Cadience, Caedence, Caidence, Candence, Caydence, Clarence, Clearence, Clemence, Clerence, Clorence, Clémence, Constence, Credence, Creedence, Cressence, DarenceFamous people named Clarence
Anna Clarence in Play with Me as Actress
Clarence Stroud in Twincuplets as Actor
Clarence Geldart in A Woman of Paris: A Drama of Fate as Actor
Clarence Lung in Operation Petticoat as Actor
O.B. Clarence in Great Expectations as Actor
Clarence White in Love and Music as
Clarence Carter in The Nutty Professor as Soundtrack
Clarence Williams in Pretty Woman as Soundtrack
John Clarence Stewart in All Happy Families Are Alike as Actor
Clarence Wilson in You Can't Take It With You as Actor
Names like Clarence Clabe, Clabern, Clabon, Claborn, Clac, Clacc, Cladie, Clady, Clae, Claec, Claefer, Claeg, Claegborne, Claegtun, Claellus, Claiborn, Claiborne, Claibourne, Clair, Claira
Clarence Namesakes References for Clarence:
Clarence, American animated series
Clarence River, river in the Northern Rivers district, Australia
Clarence City, city in Tasmania, Australia
Clarence, town in northeastern part, New York, United States
Clarence House, royal residence in London
Clarence-Rockland, city in Eastern Ontario, Canada
Clarence Football Club, Australian rules football club
Clarence Valley Council, Australian local government area
Clarence High School, school in New York
Clarence Center, hamlet and census-designated place in United States
Clarence Town, township in the Dungog Shire, Australia
Clarence Island, south Shetland Islands of Antarctica
Clarence, village in Natchitoches Parish, United States
Clarence, 1990 film
Port Clarence, small village in county Durham, England
Comments :Clarence, first name usually male, sometimes female, little used in France but common in the Anglo-Saxon world (For articles on people with that surname, visit the list automatically generated ). The name has a double origin: the modern usage in English, began in the nineteenth century, it is inspired by the title of the Duke of Clarence, attributed to some members British royal family; that title, originated in 1362 , comes from the Latin Clarensis, that "[the city] of Clare ," a city of Suffolk, which was property of ' homonymous noble family from which the Anglo-Norman title comes. However, Clarence (or Clarent ) is the French form of Clarenzio, name taken from a holy bishop of Vienne, and derived from the Latin clarus , "clear", "distinguished". Versions in other languages ​​of Clarence are French : Clarence, Clarent, Italian : Clarenzio, Female: Clarenza, Polish : Klarencjusz. - Alphonse Ashurst
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