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The name Clematis is a girl's name of Greek origin. Clematis and is often added to lists like Gorgeous Flower Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".
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Flower name that sounds a bit too much like a disease.
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Unless you are a gardener, and then it sounds like a beautiful, old-fashioned vine. The British pronunciation (cle - MAT - is ) does sound a bit disease-ish (or like a female body part), but pronounced (CLEM-a-tis) it's quite lovely.
This does sound like a disease.
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