Clea

First Name
672
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
195
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Clea

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Wiktionary
  1. claw, nail

Notable Persons Named Clea

Clea DuVall is an actress and producer. She has been prominent since 1996. Clea was given the name Clea Helen D'etienne DuVall on September 25th, 1977 in Los Angeles, California, U.S. Clea is also known as Clea Duvall.

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Clea is a comics character.

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Clea was born on July 19th, 1965 in Cleveland Heights, Ohio.

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Clea was born on August 9th, 1981.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Clea

Clea is a comics character.

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Queen Clea is a comics character.

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How popular is the baby name Clea in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1914 6 6 0
1915 8 8 0
1916 7 7 0
1918 7 7 0
1919 7 7 0
1920 7 7 0
1921 12 7 5
1924 8 8 0
1925 11 11 0
1926 7 7 0
1927 10 10 0
1929 6 6 0
1931 6 6 0
1932 5 5 0
1933 7 7 0
1936 9 9 0
1937 5 0 5
1938 6 6 0
1944 6 6 0
1947 6 6 0
1949 5 5 0
1951 6 6 0
1953 5 5 0
1959 5 5 0
1961 7 7 0
1962 8 8 0
1963 13 13 0
1964 8 8 0
1965 13 13 0
1968 7 7 0
1969 12 12 0
1971 8 8 0
1972 9 9 0
1975 9 9 0
1976 8 8 0
1977 6 6 0
1978 11 11 0
1979 6 6 0
1980 7 7 0
1981 9 9 0
1982 12 12 0
1983 6 6 0
1984 10 10 0
1985 8 8 0
1987 7 7 0
1988 9 9 0
1989 6 6 0
1990 12 12 0
1991 7 7 0
1993 6 6 0
1994 7 7 0
1996 7 7 0
1997 10 10 0
1998 14 14 0
1999 13 13 0
2000 16 16 0
2001 13 13 0
2002 17 17 0
2003 12 12 0
2004 14 14 0
2005 10 10 0
2006 18 18 0
2007 9 9 0
2008 10 10 0
2009 12 12 0
2010 10 10 0
2011 13 13 0
2012 10 10 0
2013 14 14 0
2014 14 14 0
2015 12 12 0
2016 11 11 0
2017 15 15 0

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Popularity of Clea as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Clea U.S.
  White 7.18% 64.26%
  African American 90.26% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Clea

People with the last name Clea are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Clea

  • How Popular is the name Clea? Clea is the 13,553rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Clea was the 93,921st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Clea have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 672 babies born with the first name Clea in the United States. That's more than enough people named Clea to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Clea? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Clea first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Clea is Monday, November 21st, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Clea born? The highest recorded use of the first name Clea was in 2006 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Random Clea Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Clea is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Clea: Your name in reverse order is Aelc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lace. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Clea? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 195 people with the last name Clea.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Clea? Clea is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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