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Gender: Male Meaning of Clemens: "merciful and gentle" Origin of Clemens: Latin

The name Clemens is a boy's name of Danish origin meaning "merciful and gentle". Clemens and is often added to lists like Athletic Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Dance Moms Based BNG".

From the experts:

This surname related to CLEMENT is strongly associated with Major League pitcher Roger Clemens, winner of more Cy Young awards than any other pitcher in baseball history, and has a softer sound than Clement. Some variations are: CLEMEN, CLEMENTIO, CLEMENTINO and CLEMONS.

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Famous People Named Clemens

Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known as Mark Twain
Clemens Brentano, German Romantic poet
Clemens August of Bavaria, member of the Wittelsbach dynasty of Bavaria and Archbishop-Elector of Cologne
Clemens Krauss, Austrian conductor
Blessed Clemens August Graf von Galen, German cardinal and Nazi resistor
Saint Clemens Maria Hofbauer, patron saint of Vienna
Clemens Holzmeister, Austrian architect
Clemens Fritz, German pro footballer

Pop Culture References for the name Clemens

Jay Clemens, from TV series "Rita Rocks"