Gender: Male Meaning of Clete: "called forth" Origin of Clete: Greek, diminutive of Cletus

Clete Origin and Meaning

The name Clete is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "called forth".

A sleek nickname name more attractive than its longer form, there have been a couple of prominent baseball player Cletes as well as the broadcast journalist Clete Roberts.

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silkypumpkin Says:


i assume it's pronounced "cleet" but yeah, someone is going to pronounce it wrong eventually.

katinka Says:


This is way too close for comfort...