Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. /klɛʁ/(French) /ˈklɛɹ/(English)  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

French form of Clara. This was a common name in France throughout the 20th century, though it has since been eclipsed there by Clara. It was also very popular in the United Kingdom, especially in the 1970s.

Related Names

VariantsClara(French) Clara, Clare(English)
Masculine FormClair(French)
Other Languages & CulturesClara(Catalan) Klara(Croatian) Klára(Czech) Clara, Klara(Danish) Clara, Klara(German) Klára(Hungarian) Klara(Icelandic) Chiara, Clara, Chiarina, Claretta(Italian) Clara(Late Roman) Klāra(Latvian) Klara(Norwegian) Klara(Polish) Clara(Portuguese) Clara(Romanian) Klara(Russian) Klára(Slovak) Klara(Slovene) Clara(Spanish) Clara, Klara(Swedish) Klara(Ukrainian)


People think this name is

classic   formal   upper class   natural   wholesome   refined   simple   serious  

Name Days

France: August 11


2020's Grand Slam tennis players, As Told by Ginger characters, Babysitters Club characters, Baccano characters, Beetlejuice characters, Belgian royal family, Chocolatier characters, clarity, Code Geass characters, codes, D.Gray-man characters, Desperate Housewives characters, Dharma and Greg characters, directors, Disney characters, Dune characters, Dynasty characters, Fancy Nancy characters, fashion designers, feminine forms, Final Fantasy characters, Frasier characters, French words, Fringe characters, Full House and Fuller House characters, God Eater characters, Harvey Beaks characters, Heroes NBC characters, House of Cards US characters, isograms, light, literature, Luxembourgish grand-ducal family, Macross characters, Marvel characters, McMahon wrestling family, Modern Family characters, never out of the US top 1000, Outlaw Star characters, Planetes characters, Professor Layton characters, Quantico characters, Resident Evil 2 characters, Resident Evil characters, Resident Evil CODE Veronica characters, Roseanne characters, saints, Six Feet Under characters, song titles, Squishmallows, Stephen King characters, Supernatural characters, Tales characters, television, The Golden Girls characters, the good doctor characters, The Good Witch characters, The Great British Bake Off contestants, The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy characters, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel characters, The Nanny characters, The West Wing characters, Trauma Center characters, Twilight characters, Virtua Tennis opponent characters, Why Women Kill characters, Will and Grace characters, word names
Entry updated January 21, 2022