What does Clemence mean?
Clemence /clem-ence/ as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Clemence is "mercy". Medieval French and English form of Clementia, a derivative of Clemens (see Clement). Clemency is a direct use of the noun similar to names such as Charity, Faith, and Mercy.
How popular is Clemence?
Clemence is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a very prominent surname for all people (#30868 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Clemence and corresponding names. Prominent related forms of Clemence (outside Top 1000) are Faith (#81 a year ago), Mercy (#940), Clementine (#943), Clementina, Charity and Clemmie. These forms of Clemence reached the height of their popularity about 13 decades ago (adoption of 0.32%) and are somewhat less popular today (adoption 0.17%, ▼46%), with versions such as Clementine becoming somewhat outmoded. Faith is the most chic name for newborns in this list, and there is also a resurgence in birth name popularity for this name. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
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Suggested similar baby names are Aleece, Alexene, Alumice, Berenice▼, Berenyce, Beyonce, Cadance, Cadence▲, Cailene, Capreece, Carlene▼, Carmelle, Cathenne, Celena, Celene, Celenne, Celesse, Celeste▼, Celinde, Celine▲, Cerena, Cerice, Cezanne, Chenelle, Cherece, Cherena, Cherene, Cheresse, Cherice, Cherrice, Chesnie, Chessnie, Chevonne, Cheyenne▲, Clairice, Clarene, Clarette, Clarice▼, Clayrice, Cleanthe, Clematice, Clementya, Clementyn, Clementyna, Cleona, Cleone, Cleonie, Clerisse, Cleryce, Clerysse, Clymene, Coleen▼, Colene, Collene, Correne, Crescence, Elegance, Essence▼, Faleece, Florance, Florence▼, Florynce, Glenene, Glenice, Glennice, Ileene, Kadence▲, Kaydence▲, Laurence, Lourence, Pleasance, Provence, Prudence▼, Reece and Shereece. These names tend to be more frequently used than Clemence.