What does Clarke mean?
(male) Clarco, Clarge, ..
(female) Clarce, Clarne, .. Middle name pairings:
Clarke Jesus (C.J.), ..
How popular is Clarke?
Clarke is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#476 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Clarke reached its highest position of #1032 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Clark (#373 from recent data) is the only other prominent variation form of Clarke appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Clarke reached its most widespread 135 years ago (adoption of 0.05%) and has remained as conventional to this day (adoption 0.05%, 6% less). Clark is the most trendy birth name in this compilation.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Bake, Berke, Blake▲, Cale, Carel, Carew, Carey▼, Carl▼, Carley, Carlo, Carly, Carne, Carney, Caron, Carsen, Carvel, Carver, Cary▼, Caryl, Cayle, Cesare, Chance, Chane, Chanse, Chanze, Charles▼, Charley▼, Charls, Charly, Chase▲, Chayce, Chayne, Claes, Clair▼, Claire, Clancy, Claran, Clarance▼, Clare▼, Clarey, Claro, Claron, Clarons (see Clarence), Clarrie, Clarry, Claud▼, Claude▼, Claus, Clause, Clay▼, Clayre, Cleante, Cleary, Cleeve, Clete, Cleve▼, Clyffe (see Cliff), Clyve, Coree (see Corey), Corrie, Cowrie, Craik, Craine, Cree, Currie, Dirke, Falke, Fawke (see Fulk), Jake, Laike, Lake, Parke, Roarke, Rorke and Starke. These names tend to be more commonly used than Clarke.