What does Clem mean?
Clem [clem] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Clem) is a Latin name, and the meaning of Clem is "mercy; merciful". Clem is a version of Clemence (Latin). Clem is also a variation of Clementine (Latin).
(female) Clemi, Telem, ..
(male) Clan, Clin, .. Middle name pairings:
Clem Aliyana (C.A.), ..
How popular is Clem?
Clem is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a very prominent surname for all people (#4034 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Clem reached its apex position of #1846 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Clementine (#819 in recent rankings), Clemmie and Clemence are the prominent variation forms of Clem rated in the Top 2000. These relations of Clem reached the apex of their popularity a century ago and are somewhat less common today. Clementine has been the most prominent, while Clemmie used to be popular.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Calee, Calen, Caley, Cam, Cee, Cele, Celes, Chel, Cher, Cile, Claea, Clea, Cleo▼, Cleta, Cleva, Clio, Clo, Cloe▼, Cloey, Coe, Coel, Cole, Coley, Cree and Gem. These names tend to be more commonly used than Clem.See names in meaning and etymology.