Gender: Female Meaning of Cleora: "glory" Origin of Cleora: Greek

Cleora Origin and Meaning

The name Cleora is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "glory".

Cleora is a now-extinct name (there were no babies named Cleora recorded in the U.S. in 2012) that achieved some standing in the early 20th century thanks to the craze for all things Egypt-related. A range of Cleopatra diminutives, including Cleo, Cleora, Cleona, and Cleola, made the Top 1000 then as the ancient tombs were opened in Egypt.

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Daiseymae Says:


My third cousin was named Cleora from a town in Oklahoma. She would be over 100 years old now.

Cleora12345 Says:


It can be a bit tricky to say sometimes, but I think Cleora is such a beautiful name. A nickname can be Cleo.

hufflepuff Says:


Cleora.... I like it. It has enough identity to stand out in a crowd yet it seems like it would appeal to a wide array of people.