What does Cleone mean?
Cleone [cleone] as a girls' name is pronounced klee-OWN-nee. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Cleone is "glory". Feminine of the Greek masculine name Cleon, from "kleos". Racine used the name for Herminone's confidante in his 1667 play "Andromache". It was also used in English as the name of a 1758 play.
Affiliated girl name: Cleopatra.
(female) Clene, ..
(male) Clean, Clena, .. Middle name pairings:
Cleone Hadleigh (C.H.), ..
How popular is Cleone?
Cleone is an uncommonly occurring first name for females and an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Cleone was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its peak rank of #1112 in the U.S. during the years 1910-1919, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with similar and related girl names. Cleopatra is the only other popular alternative form of Cleone. These forms of Cleone were popular with parents during the years 1910-1919 (median #1257).
Similar NamesRecommended names are Aleine, Alene▼, Alenne, Aleyne, Cailene, Caleen, Caleena, Calen, Cauleyne, Celeena, Celena, Celene, Celenne, Celine, Ciline, Clem, Clemmie▼, Clemmy, Cleo▼, Cleona, Cleonie, Cliona, Cloe▼, Clove, Cluny, Coleen▼, Colena, Colene, Coline, Colleene, Collene, Colline, Creole, Elene, Glenne, Ileane, Ileene, Ilene▼, Ilone, Leone▼, Teone and Theone. These names tend to be more frequently used than Cleone.See names in meaning and etymology.