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Cleveland meaning and name origin
Cleveland \c-levela-nd, cl(e)-ve-land\ as a boy's name is pronounced KLEEV-land. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Cleveland is "land of cliffs; hilly area". Place name. Several towns were named after American President Grover Cleveland. Writer Cleveland Amory.
Cleveland has 6 variant forms: Cleavon, Cleaveland, Cleavland, Cleon, Cleve and Clevon.
For more information, see also the related name Cleavant.
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Popularity of Cleveland
Cleveland is a very popular first name for men (#545 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#907 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)
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