Cleo: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Cleo

Cleo

Pronunciation: KLEE-oh (key)

Origin of the name Cleo:

Derived from the Greek kleos (glory, fame). In Greek mythology, Clio is the name of the Muse of history.

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My mother's name was Cleo, but she always went by "Klee".

My grandmother was a Cleo - her full name was Cleopha

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Meanings and history of the name Cleo: | Edit

The spelling Cleo is generally taken as a short form of Cleopatra.

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Cleo in song, story & screen: | Edit

Cleo the goldfish in Pinocchio

Cléo de 5 à 7 -- film by Agnes Varda
Princess Cleo is a minor character in Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess.

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