Name: Cleo

Origin and Meaning of the Name Cleo

  • Meaning:
    Glory + father
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  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (KLEE o)
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Miscellaneous Info for Cleo

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Cleo is a nickname for the Greek Cleopatra (f) or Cleopas (m), used for both sexes. In some cases it is a respelling of Clio, but Clio is really a separate name. Clťo de Merode was a famous prima ballerina at the end of the twentieth century.

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