Gender: Female
Origin: Latin
Meaning: Illustrious
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The name Clara means Illustrious and is of Latin origin. Clara is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for girls.

Clara is the Latinized form of the name Claire/Clare.

Famous Claras include silent film actress Clara Bow, nurse Clara Barton, and American civil rights activist Clara Luper. Clara Schumann was a pianist in the 1800s

Fictional characters named Clara include the main character from the story and ballet The Nutcracker. Aunt Clara was a character in the television series Bewitched. Clara Oswald is a character in Doctor Who. Clara Cluck is one of the main characters in Disney's Mickey Mouse cartoons.

People who like the name Clara also like:
FemaleCharlotte, Claire, Amelia, Ella, Ava, Olivia, Emma
MaleHenry, Oliver, Benjamin, Liam, Owen, William, Ethan
Clara Stats
checkmark Clara is on 4,497 members' favorite name lists
checkmark Clara is currently #30 on the Baby Names popularity charts
checkmark Clara is currently #95 in U.S. births
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