Meaning and name origin
Clary \c-la-ry\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Clary is "bright, famous". Clary is a variant of Claire (Latin): French form of Clara.
Clary has 12 variant forms: Clairey, Clairy, Clara▲, Clarey, Clari, Clarie, Clarrie, Clarry, Cliara, Klara, Kliara, Klyara.
Clary is not a popular first name for females but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#2727 out of 88799, Top 3%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Clary and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Claire (#44), Clara (#108) and Klara. (2014 statistics).
Clary is also pronounced similarly to Clora▼ and Klari. Other suggested similar baby names are Cary, Clair, Clare▼ and Clayre. These names tend to be more commonly used than Clary.