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Clive Meaning


What does Clive mean?

The name Clive is of English origin.

The meaning of Clive is "cliff".

Clive is generally used as a boy's name.

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

The Given Name Clive

Clive is a unique and valiant name.

This great little boy name has a natural grace.

A refined name that will be loved by parents.

Clive falls into the landform name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Clive Dunn, Clive Granger, and Clive Owen.

Clive Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 1,782 in baby name popularity for boys with 85 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,813 in baby name popularity for boys with 82 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Clive sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Clive Name Popularity Page.

Clive Related Names

Famous Clives

  • Clive Dunn ~ Actor
  • Clive Granger ~ Nobel Prize for Economics 2003
  • Clive Owen ~ Actor
  • Clive Swift ~ Actor

Clive Numerology

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

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Clive.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Clive Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Clive.

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