Cleo Name Meaning & Origin

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.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Cleopatra, Clio

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Nicknames for Cleo

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Meanings and history of the name Cleo

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

Famous real-life people named Cleo

TV psychic Miss Cleo
Cleo Buckman Schwimmer (b. 2011), daughter of American actor, director, and producer David Schwimmer

Cleo in song, story & screen

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

Cleo from the Clifford books

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