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4k
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since 1880

Clovis

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: French
  • Meaning: Famous warrior
  • #4434 All Time
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Boys

How popular is the name "Clovis" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 7 0 7
1888 7 0 7
1890 8 0 8
1892 6 0 6
1893 9 0 9
1895 5 0 5
1896 7 0 7
1897 7 0 7
1898 8 0 8
1900 6 0 6
1901 5 0 5
1903 12 0 12
1904 12 0 12
1905 9 0 9
1906 8 0 8
1907 5 0 5
1908 12 0 12
1909 7 0 7
1910 22 9 13
1911 13 0 13
1912 46 10 36
1913 52 12 40
1914 71 7 64
1915 88 23 65
1916 80 17 63
1917 94 10 84
1918 90 22 68
1919 82 17 65
1920 96 18 78
1921 77 15 62
1922 94 26 68
1923 101 31 70
1924 97 25 72
1925 88 26 62
1926 82 19 63
1927 74 19 55
1928 67 9 58
1929 77 12 65
1930 81 15 66
1931 67 21 46
1932 55 14 41
1933 78 20 58
1934 78 16 62
1935 78 15 63
1936 45 8 37
1937 69 16 53
1938 47 13 34
1939 40 8 32
1940 55 13 42
1941 53 11 42
1942 52 9 43
1943 33 7 26
1944 41 11 30
1945 40 8 32
1946 48 5 43
1947 42 6 36
1948 46 7 39
1949 32 6 26
1950 36 9 27
1951 44 6 38
1952 33 8 25
1953 24 0 24
1954 38 10 28
1955 31 8 23
1956 34 11 23
1957 38 0 38
1958 26 5 21
1959 29 6 23
1960 14 0 14
1961 22 0 22
1962 24 0 24
1963 28 8 20
1964 21 0 21
1965 11 0 11
1966 14 0 14
1967 11 0 11
1968 10 0 10
1969 16 0 16
1970 14 0 14
1971 13 0 13
1972 15 0 15
1973 12 0 12
1974 16 0 16
1975 10 0 10
1976 11 0 11
1977 9 0 9
1978 15 0 15
1979 12 0 12
1980 13 0 13
1981 7 0 7
1982 10 0 10
1983 12 0 12
1984 13 0 13
1985 9 0 9
1986 12 0 12
1987 10 0 10
1988 6 0 6
1989 6 0 6
1990 6 0 6
1991 8 0 8
1992 8 0 8
1993 5 0 5
1994 10 0 10
1996 6 0 6
1997 8 0 8
2000 6 0 6
2002 10 0 10
2004 9 0 9
2005 8 0 8
2006 8 0 8
2007 6 0 6
2008 6 0 6
2009 5 0 5
2010 6 0 6
2011 12 0 12
2012 10 0 10
2013 9 0 9

Want to know about the populiarty of Clovis? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,586 babies born with the name Clovis in the United States. That's more than enough Clovis to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Clovis" was in 1917 with a total of 84 babies.

According to the 1922 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Clovis" is not a popular baby boy's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, only 7 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1922. Across the entire United States a total of only 94 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Clovis popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Clovis" mean? The list below shows the origins of Clovis as well as things modernly associated with the name Clovis such as celebrities named Clovis.

French

Origin and Meaning of Clovis

The name "Clovis" is of French origin, and it means "Famous warrior". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Clovis Cornillac

Clovis Cornillac is an actor, film director, and screenwriter with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1982 to present. Clovis was born in 1967 in Lyon, France.

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Alternative Meanings

C is for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.

L is for loyalty, that you show.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

V is for vision, few can share.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.

Your name in reverse order is "Sivolc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Isvcol". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Clovis born Feb 28, 1978

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Mexico approximately on 1575. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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