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All about the name Clara

Latin Origin
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The name Clara is of Latin origin and means "Illustrious." The origin is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word--the language in which it most appears.

Clara is the Latinized form of the name Claire/Clare.

Famous Claras include silent film actress Clara Bow, nurse Clara Barton, and American civil rights activist Clara Luper. Clara Schumann was a pianist in the 1800s

Fictional characters named Clara include the main character from the story and ballet The Nutcracker. Aunt Clara was a character in the television series Bewitched. Clara Oswald is a character in Doctor Who. Clara Cluck is one of the main characters in Disney's Mickey Mouse cartoons.

People who like the name Clara also like:
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Clara Stats
Clara is on 4,405 BN name lists
Clara is currently #36 on the BN charts
Clara is currently #96 in U.S. births
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