Name: Clark

Origin and Meaning of the Name Clark

  • Meaning:
    Man of learning; clerk
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (klahrk)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Clark)
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Miscellaneous Info for Clark

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Clark is a common surname and appears in several American place names. It was the middle name of 31st American President, Herbert Clark Hoover.

    Clark Gable was an Academy-award winning actor, famous for his role of Rhett Butler in 'Gone with the Wind'. Clark Kent is the secret identity of Superman.

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Popularity Rank of Clark (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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