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What does Kletus mean?

Kletus Pronunciation of Kletus [kle-tus] as a name for boys has its root in Greek, and the name Kletus means "glory". Kletus is a variant form of Cletus (Greek): from Kleitos.

Associated with: greek.


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

1 more different relation via Cletus: Clete.

Creative forms:
(male) Keetus, Keltus, ..

(female) Klete, Kleti, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kletus Reuben (K.R.), ..

How popular is Kletus?

Kletus is an unusual first name for males. Kletus is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Cletis and Cletus are the prominent related forms of Kletus (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Kletus was more pronounced a century ago, but now, the version Cletus has become less stylish. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Albertus, Aldous, Aldus, Alexius, Alexus, Alfeus, Altus, Amatus, Artus, Bemus, Brutus, Cetus, Claus, Deus, Eldous, Emerus, Festus, Florus, Gustus, Jesus, Justus, Kadmus, Kaeto, Keats, Kees, Keeton, Ketil, Ketti, Kevis, Keyes, Keys, Klaas, Klaes, Klaus, Klein, Klemens, Kleon, Kobus, Kortes, Kostas, Kostis, Kurtis, Lexus, Rastus, Remus, Sextus, Sixtus, Titus, Vitus and Zeus. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kletus.

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