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Clair Meaning


What does Clair mean?

The name Clair is of French origin.

The meaning of Clair is "clear, bright".

Clair is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Clair.

The Given Name Clair

Clair is a form of Clara. See Clara for further details.

Clair is good for parents who want a name that is bold and fearless.

A wonderfully distinctive name.

An elegant name that will be appealing to parents.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Clair Patterson.

Clair Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 4,233 in baby name popularity for girls with 33 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 4,711 in baby name popularity for girls with 29 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Clair Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Clair has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Clair to other names.

Clair Related Names

Clair is a form of Clara.

Clair is a variant of Claire.

Famous Clairs

  • Clair Patterson ~ Scientist

Clair Numerology

What will your new littleClair be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Clair are often grumpy and excited but most of all they are read more >>

Clair Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Clair in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Clair.

Just for fun, see the name Clair in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Clair in Nautical Flags page.