What does Clodagh mean?
Clodagh \c-loda-gh, cl(o)-dagh\ as a girls' name is pronounced KLO-da. It is of Irish origin. Based on the Tipperary river in Ireland, also called the Clody. As a given name, it appears to have been first used by the Marquis of Waterford for the name of one of his daughters. Clodagh may also be linked to the Latin name Clodia (name of the mistress of the Roman poet Catullus), a variant of Claudia.
Clodagh has 20 alternative forms via Claudia, Clodia: Cacau, Claude, Claudee, Claudella, Claudelle, Claudetta, Claudette▼, Claudex, Claudey, Claudiane, Claudie▼, Claudina, Claudine▼, Claudy, Clodia, Klaudia, Klaudie, Klava, Klavdiya and Klodia.
Clodagh is an uncommon given name for women and an equally unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Clodagh for girls. Clodagh reached its peak position of #34 in Ireland in the year 2009, and is presently at #50. (Top 100 Baby Names Statistics, 2013)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Clodagh and corresponding names. Claude, Claudette, Claudia (#724 the previous year), Claudie and Claudine are the popular variation forms of Clodagh. This girl name was at the peak of its popularity during 1930-1939 and is now much less popular, with the versions Claudette, Claudia, Claudie and Claudine becoming less in vogue. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)