What does Clea mean?
Clea /clea/ as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Clea is "glory".
Affiliated girl name: Cleo.Kreatif forms:
(female) Caea, Ceea, ..
(male) Cleam, Clen, ..
How popular is Clea?
Clea is an uncommon given name for women but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#87729 out of 150436, Top 58%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the history of Clea and associated names. Cleo (#1975 the previous year), Cleta, Cleopatra, Cleone and Cleona are the popular varying forms of Clea (unlisted). These forms of Clea were favored as birth names in the 1910s (adoption of 0.1%) and are now significantly less popular, with the version Cleo becoming somewhat dated. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Clea is pronounced similarly to Chloe▲, Chloee, Clo, Cloe▼, Cloey and Kloe. Other suggested similar names are Alea, Aleea, Arlea, Bea, Beea, Brea, Caela, Caera, Cala, Calee, Calen, Caley, Calla, Cama, Cee, Cela, Cele, Celena, Celes, Celia▼, Celka, Celsea, Cera, Cerea, Chel, Chela, Cher, Ciera▼, Cile, Cilia, Cilka, Cilla, Cima, Cira, Clara▼, Clelia, Clem, Cleva, Clora, Coe, Coel, Cole, Colena, Coleta (see Colette), Coley, Cora▼, Cree, Cyma, Cyra, Drea, Gaea, Galea, Halea, Jalea, Kalea, Kilea, Kylea, Lea▲, Malea, Mea, Nalea, Nea, Rea, Rhea, Shea, Talea, Tea▼, Thea▲ and Trea. These names tend to be more frequently used than Clea.