Given Name CLEMENCE

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: KLE-məns  [details]

Meaning & History

Feminine form of Clementius (see CLEMENT). It has been in use since the Middle Ages, though it became rare after the 17th century.
VARIANT: Clemency
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Klementina, Tina (Croatian), Clémence, Clémentine (French), Clementina, Tina (Italian), Clementia, Clementina (Late Roman), Klimentina, Tina (Macedonian), Klementyna (Polish), Clementina (Portuguese), Klementina, Tina (Slovene), Clementina (Spanish)
SAME SPELLING: Clémence

Categories

feminine forms, mercy, virtues
Entry updated July 2, 2017