What does Clete mean?
Associated with: greek.
(male) Cleate, Cledio, ..
(female) Clece, Cleth, .. Middle name pairings:
Clete Gunnar (C.G.), ..
How popular is Clete?
Clete is an uncommon given name for men. Clete is also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Clete (not ranked) are Cletus, Cletis, Cleon and Cleo. Usage of these relations of Clete was common during 1910-1919 (adoption of 0.06%), but now, forms like Cletus have become somewhat outmoded. Below is a charted analysis of the history of the boy name Clete and corresponding names. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Chet, Clare▼, Cleante, Cleeve, Clem▼, Clerc, Clerk, Cleto, Cleve▼, Clive, Clyde▼, Clyve, Colet, Cree, Crewe and Pete▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Clete.See names in meaning and etymology.