Clara is a name with Latin origins. The meaning of the name Clara is illustrious. The most common nickname for the name Clara is Claire.
Clara Bow was a famous actress. Clara Barton was a famous nurse. Clara Luper was an American civil rights activist. Clara Schumann was a pianist in the 1800s
Fictional characters named Clara include the main character from The Nutcracker. Aunt Clara was in Bewitched and Clara Oswald was on Doctor Who. Don’t forget Clara Cluck, one of the main characters in Mickey Mouse cartoons.
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