Given Name CLETUS

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: KLEE-təs   [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of ANACLETUS. This name is sometimes used to refer to the third pope, Saint Anacletus. It can also function an an Anglicized form of KLEITOS.

Categories

anglicizations, Catholic saints, currently out of the US top 1000, diminutives, popes, saints, short forms
VARIANT: Cletis
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Anacletus, Anakletos, Cleitus, Clitus, Kleitos (Ancient Greek), Anacleto, Cleto (Italian), Anacleto, Cleto (Portuguese), Anacleto, Cleto (Spanish)
  United States
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ranked
2016