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Clifford Meaning


What does Clifford mean?

The name Clifford is of English origin.

The meaning of Clifford is "ford near the cliff".

Clifford is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Cli-fford.

The Given Name Clifford

Clifford is a name with authenticness.

Memorable yet luminous, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Although unique, your little simple Clifford, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Clifford falls into the name categories classic, landform, water.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Clifford Shull.

Clifford Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 1,308 in baby name popularity for boys with 137 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,238 in baby name popularity for boys with 146 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Clifford has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Clifford Name Popularity Page.

Clifford Related Names

Famous Cliffords

  • Clifford Shull ~ Nobel Prize for Physics 1994

Clifford Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Clifford.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Clifford Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Clifford.

Just for fun, see the name Clifford 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 Clifford in Nautical Flags page.