"glorious, renowned"

Cleon Origin and Meaning

The name Cleon is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "glorious, renowned".

Rare and distinctive name with intimations of antiquity, also a Shakespearean character.

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Famous People Named Cleon

  • Cleonancient Greek statesman and general
  • (Willard) Cleon SkousenAmerican Mormon theologian
  • Cleon Joseph JonesAmerican baseball player
  • Cleon JohnTrinidadian footballer

Cleon in Pop Culture

  • Cleoncharacter in Tamora Pierce's Protector of the Small series
  • Cleon I and IIemperors in the Foundation series by Isaac Asimov