Gender Feminine
Scripts Χλόη(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. KLO-ee(English)

Meaning & History

Means "green shoot" in Greek, referring to new plant growth in the spring. This was an epithet of the Greek goddess Demeter. The name is also mentioned by Paul in one of his epistles in the New Testament. As an English name, Chloe has been in use since the Protestant Reformation.

Related Names

VariantsKhloe, Chloë(English)
Other Languages & CulturesChloë(Dutch) Chloé, Cloé(French) Cloe(Italian) Cloé(Portuguese) Cloe(Spanish)
Same SpellingChloé, Chloë


Statue of Demeter, also called ChloeStatue of Demeter, also called Chloe

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Entry updated May 29, 2020