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What does Cletos mean?

Cletos Pronunciation of Cletos [cle-tos] as a name for boys has its root in Greek, and the meaning of Cletos is "glory". Cletos is an alternate spelling of Cletus (Greek): from Kleitos.

Associated with: greek.


Cletos has 5 variants: Cletis, Cleytus, Clitus, Kletos and Kletus.

3 more different relations via Cletus: Cleo, Cleon and Clete.

Creative forms:
(male) Caltos, Cleno, ..

(female) Clecor, Cletha, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cletos Jairus (C.J.), ..

How popular is Cletos?

Cletos is a rare first name for males. Cletos is also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Cleo, Cleon, Cletis and Cletus are the popular related forms of Cletos (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Clitus, are uncommon. These relations of Cletos were at the top of their popularity 105 years ago (adoption of 0.1%), but now, forms such as Cletus have become less fashionable. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cleo, Cleon, Cletis, Cletus in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Alexios, Alfeos (see Alpheus), Alvertos (see Albert), Cadmos (see Cadmus), Caeo, Carleton, Carlos, Castor, Cato, Caxton, Cayto, Celesto, Cetus, Chelton, Chess, Cheston, Chet, Claas, Claes, Claro, Claron, Clarons (see Clarence), Claus, Claxton, Clayton, Cleanto (see Cleanth), Cleary, Cleavon, Cleeve, Clem, Clemens, Clemmons, Clemmy, Cleofas, Clerc, Clerk, Cleto, Cleve, Clevon, Clifton, Clinton, Clodo, Clovis, Cloy, Clyfton (see Clifton), Colet, Coleton, Collton, Colston, Colton, Cortes, Costas, Cotton, Cristos, Curtis, Delos, Demos, Gregos, Petros, Santos, Titos, Xenos and Zenos. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cletos.

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