GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: KLAR-əns  [details]

Meaning & History

From the Latin title Clarensis which belonged to members of the British royal family. The title ultimately derives from the name of the town of Clare in Suffolk. As a given name it has been in use since the 19th century.


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Entry updated July 2, 2017