Name: Cleveland

Origin and Meaning of the Name Cleveland

  • Meaning:
    Slope land
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (KLEEV land)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Cleveland)
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Miscellaneous Info for Cleveland

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    English habituation surname that became, at one point, popular to use as a first name. Currently, Cleveland is well known as the most populous city in the state of Ohio, as well as being home to the Rock and Toll Hall of Fame.

    Famous bearers include American sports legend Jesse Cleveland Owens and American President Grover Cleveland.

Similar Names to Cleveland for Boys & Girls

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

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Cleveland - Rankings by Year

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(Source: U.S. SSA)
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