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Clyde Meaning


What does Clyde mean?

The name Clyde is of Scottish origin.

The meaning of Clyde is "scottish river name, possibly *heard from afar*".

Clyde is used as both a boys and girls name.

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

The Given Name Clyde

The classic name Clyde, has a wonderfully delightful quality.

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Clyde falls into the name categories classic, landform, place, water.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Clyde 'Bulldog' Turner, Clyde Drexler, and Clyde Lovellette.

Clyde Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, less than 5 girls were given the name. It ranked 724 in baby name popularity for boys with 327 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 girls were given the name. It ranked 705 in baby name popularity for boys with 347 occurrences.

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

Clyde Related Names

Famous Clydes

  • Clyde 'Bulldog' Turner ~ Football Player
  • Clyde Drexler ~ Basketball Player
  • Clyde Lovellette ~ Basketball Player

Clyde Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Clyde.

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Clyde Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Clyde.

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