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What does Cleophus mean?

Cleophus Pronunciation of Cleophus [cleo-phus] as a boys' name is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of the name Cleophus is "vision of glory". Cleophus is an alternate form of Cleophas (Greek).

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Cleophus has 1 variant: Cleofas.

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Middle name pairings:
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How popular is Cleophus?

Cleophus is an uncommon given name for males. Cleophus is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Cleophus entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its peak position of #1235 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cleophus name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cleophus outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only other prominent variation form of Cleophus rated in the Top 2000 is Cleophas. Adoption of these forms of Cleophus was more pronounced among parents a century ago (average #1521).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cleophus, Cleophas in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cleophus and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Adelphus, Adolphus, Aeolus, Aldous, Aleksius, Alexius, Alexus, Alfonsus, Alfonzus (see Alphonse), Alpheus, Carolus, Celsius, Celsus, Cephas, Cetus, Claudius, Claus, Cleanthes, Clemens, Clemmons, Cleo, Cleofaso, Cleon, Cletis, Cletos, Cletus, Cleytus, Clitus, Clovis, Comus, Crispus, Cronus, Dollphus (see Dolph), Dolphus, Eldous, Florus, Josephus, Kletus, Olympus, Rochus, Rudolphus, Sophus and Theophilus. These names tend to be more frequently used than Cleophus.

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