What does Clark mean?
Clark \c-la-rk\ as a boys' name is pronounced klark. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Clark is "cleric, clerk". Occupational name and surname used as a given name. Made famous by Clark Kent, the fictional character of "Superman" fame. Actor Clark Gable.
Clark is a very popular first name for males (#406 out of 1220, Top 33%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#25 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Clark for boys. Clark reached its highest rank of #227 in the U.S. then, and is at #382 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)