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

My good friend has twins called Cruise Astron (Astron meaning star)& Cleo Aurae (Aurae meaning breeze) and she also has two other little ones called Cairo Helios (helios meaning sun) and a little girl called Clara Selene (Selene meaning moon)
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Klee

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.

Cleo Sertori, one of the main characters from the Nickelodeon show H2O: Just Add Water

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