63%Rating
add to your listSave
GenderFeminine
PronouncedPron.KLE-mən-see
, KLE-mənt-see
[key]

Meaning & History

Medieval variant of CLEMENCE. It can also simply mean "clemency, mercy" from the English word, ultimately from Latin clemens "merciful".
Masculine FormClement
Other Languages & CulturesKlementina, Tina Croatian Clémence, Clémentine French Clementina, Tina Italian Clementia, Clementina Late Roman Klimentina, Tina Macedonian Klementyna Polish Clementina Portuguese Klementina, Tina Slovene Clementina Spanish

Categories

Charles Dickens characters, feminine forms, medieval, mercy, virtues, word names, Y vowels
Entry updated July 2, 2017   Contribute