Clelia

First Name
513
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Clelia

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     Latin
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     Italian
33%
     French
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  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Clelia is of Italian origin and means "Famous".
  • According to a user from France, the name Clelia is of Latin origin and means "Glory".
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Wiktionary

From Latin Cloelia.

  1. A female given name.

Clelia was also found in the following language(s): Italian

Notable Persons Named Clelia

Clelia was born on September 18th, 1918 in London, United Kingdom. She left this life on October 14th, 1981.

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Clelia Duel Mosher was a health professor, hygienist, red cross, and hygiene. Clelia was born on December 16th, 1863 in Albany, New York. She passed away on December 21st, 1940.

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Clelia Durazzo Grimaldi was a in the field of botany. Clelia was born in 1760. She breathed her last breath in 1830.

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Clélia was born on August 1st, 1988 in Riddes.

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Clelia was born on April 30th, 1972.

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Clelia was born in Rio de Janeiro.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Clelia

Grillo was born in 1684 in Genoa. She left this life in 1777.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1903 7 7 0
1905 6 6 0
1908 6 6 0
1910 6 6 0
1913 9 9 0
1914 13 13 0
1915 13 13 0
1916 18 18 0
1917 7 7 0
1918 17 17 0
1919 11 11 0
1920 21 21 0
1921 19 19 0
1922 14 14 0
1923 14 14 0
1924 20 20 0
1925 9 9 0
1926 16 16 0
1928 10 10 0
1929 7 7 0
1930 7 7 0
1931 7 7 0
1932 5 5 0
1933 5 5 0
1934 7 7 0
1935 10 10 0
1936 7 7 0
1937 5 5 0
1938 6 6 0
1939 5 5 0
1941 6 6 0
1942 8 8 0
1943 5 5 0
1946 6 6 0
1947 9 9 0
1950 14 14 0
1951 9 9 0
1952 6 6 0
1953 10 10 0
1954 5 5 0
1955 7 7 0
1957 7 7 0
1958 8 8 0
1959 6 6 0
1960 6 6 0
1961 5 5 0
1962 5 5 0
1965 8 8 0
1969 8 8 0
1970 5 5 0
1983 7 7 0
1985 8 8 0
1986 7 7 0
1988 5 5 0
1989 5 5 0
1990 5 5 0
1995 7 7 0
2004 6 6 0
2009 5 5 0
2013 8 8 0
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Fun Facts about the name Clelia

  • How Popular is the name Clelia? Clelia is the 16,052nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Clelia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 513 babies born with the first name Clelia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Clelia to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Clelia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1903 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Clelia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Clelia is Saturday, December 23rd, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Clelia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Clelia was in 1920 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Random Clelia Factoid: According to the 1950 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Clelia is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 7 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1950.
  • Weird things about the name Clelia: Your name in reverse order is Ailelc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lcleai. How do you pronounce that?

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