Clara

Origin/Usage
English, Latin, Portuguese, Italian, Spanish
EDITOR LISTS
Old Fashioned
Pronunciation
KLER-ə
Meaning
Bright and clear

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Unlike its early contemporaries, Clara is a name that has always found appeal with parents of all generations. This soft and sweet name is reminiscent of Claire. The meaning of Clara is ‘bright and clear’.Unlike its early contemporaries, Clara is a name that has always found appeal with parents of all generations. This soft and sweet name is reminiscent of Claire. The meaning of Clara is ‘bright and clear’.Clara originates in Latin language and means "bright and clear". It is the feminine form of Clarus. Clara is a more modern spelling, formerly the spelling Clare was more frequent. Clare was the name of several saints, the most prominent being Clare of Assisi, the founder of the Poor Clares order.

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Klara, Chiara, Claretta, Clarinda, Clarette, Claribel, Claire, Klarka, Clarice

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'Clara' in Movies

Doctor Who

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Winchester (2018)

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When Calls the Heart

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