Gender Masculine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. KLEE-təs  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

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

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesAnacletus, Anakletos, Cleitus, Clitus, Kleitos(Ancient Greek) Anaclet(French (African)) Anacleto, Cleto(Italian) Anacleto, Cleto(Portuguese) Anacleto, Cleto(Spanish)


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Name Days

Denmark: April 26


Entry updated June 13, 2019