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Celebrity Names & Famous real-life people:
- Cleve Benedict (born 1935), American retired politician
- Cleve Bryant, college football quarterback, athletics administrator and former head coach at Ohio University
- Cleve Cartmill (1908–1964), American science fiction and fantasy writer, best remembered for a short story investigated by the FBI
- Cleve Gray (1918–2004), American abstract expressionist painter
- Cleve Jones (born 1954), American AIDS and LGBT rights activist
- Cleve Moler (born 1939), American mathematician and computer scientist
Considering Cleve as a Baby Name?
The first thing you should know if you are considering Cleve for your baby's name is that in most countries all over the world the name Cleve is a boy name.
The name Cleve is of English origin, and is used in more than one countries and different languages of the world, especially English speaking countries, Welsh speaking countries among others.
If you consider naming your baby Cleve we recommend you take note of the special meaning and history of the name as your baby’s name will play a big role in its life and your baby will hear it spoken every day. Searching for a name is a very important and fun process as it’s the very first gift you will give to your baby. Many people believe that the name can affect success in life, through their children's working career and other circumstances, so they choose more “respectable” names or name meanings as they believe that the name meaning reflects the personality of the child.
Cleve Name Meaning
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Name Cleve Categories
The name Cleve is in the following categories: Classic Names, English Names, Hebrew Names, Old English Names. (If you would like to suggest one or more categories for the name, click here). We have plenty of different baby name categories to search for special meanings plus popular and unique names, search our database before choosing but also note that baby name categories designed to help you and not to be an influential factor when choosing a name. Instead, we recommend that you pay a greater attention to the origin and meaning of the name Cleve. Read our baby name articles for useful tips regarding baby names and naming your baby. If you are thinking of giving your baby the beautiful name Cleve, spread the love and share this with your friends.
Popularity of the Name Cleve
This name is not popular in the US, according to Social Security Administration, as there are no popularity data for the name. This doesn't mean that the name Cleve is not popular in other countries all over the world. The name might be popular in other countries, in different languages, or even in a different alphabet, as we use the characters from the Latin alphabet to display the data. A derivative of the name might also be popular in US. Try searching for a variation of the name Cleve to find popularity data and rankings.
Note: If a name has less than 5 occurrences in a year, the SSA excludes it from the provided popularity data to protect privacy.
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