Home > Claresta

Claresta

What does Claresta mean?

Claresta Pronunciation of Claresta [clares-ta] as a girls' name is a Latin name, and the name Claresta means "bright, famous". Claresta is an alternate form of Claire (Latin): French version of Clara.

Associated with: bright (light).

Variations

21 related forms via Claire: Claireta, Clairette, Clairissa, Clairita, Clara, Clare, Clarene, Clareta, Claretta, Clarey, Clarinda, Clarisa, Clarissa, Clarisse, Clarita, Claritza, Clayrette, Clayrissa, Clerissa, Klaretta and Klarissa.

Creative forms:
(female)

(male)

Middle name pairings:
Claresta Virginia (C.V.), ..

How popular is Claresta?

Claresta is an uncommon given name for women. Claresta is a rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Claire (#49 in recent rankings), Clara (#98), Clare (#730), Clarene, Claretta, Clarinda, Clarisa, Clarissa (#700), Clarita and Klarissa are the prominent varying forms of Claresta (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. These relations of Claresta reached the top of their popularity 135 years ago (average #1227) and have become much less widespread since (#1357, 71%), with versions like Clarissa becoming less trendy. Claire is more ubiquitous than the rest, although Clare seems to be gaining popularity too. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Claire, Clara, Clare, Clarene, Claretta in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Clarinda, Clarisa, Clarissa, Clarita, Klarissa in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Claire, Clara outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Alesta, Calesta, Calista, Callesta (see Calista), Calysta, Camesha, Careena, Carena, Carenna, Caresa, Caress, Caressa, Caretta, Carisa, Carisma, Carissa, Carita, Caritta, Carletta, Carlista, Carlita, Carlyta (see Carly), Carmesa, Carmesha, Carmita, Carmyta, Carressa (see Caresse), Celesta, Charesa, Charese, Charisha, Charisma, Charista, Charita, Charletta, Charlita, Cheresa, Chloress, Christa, Chrysta, Claea, Clairesa (see Clarissa), Clairessa, Clarecia, Claresa, Claretha, Clarette, Clarina, Claris, Clarise, Clarissia, Clariza, Clarizza, Clarrisa (see Clarissa), Clarrissa, Claryce, Claudetta (see Claudia), Clerysse, Cleta, Cloris, Clorissa, Coretta, Crista, Crysta, Floressa, Floretta, Kalesta, Karessa, Klarisa, Klarisza, Klarysa, Laretta, Majesta, Maressa and Maretta. These names tend to be more commonly used than Claresta.

See names
in meaning and etymology.

[Top]