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Gender: Female Origin of Clover: Flower name

The name Clover is a girl's name of English origin. Clover and is often added to lists like Gorgeous Flower Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "DROP 2, ADD 1 (Girls!!!)".

From the experts:

Clover is a charming, perky choice if you want to move beyond hothouse blooms like Rose and Lily, and it's recently become a new celeb favorite, chosen by both Neal McDonough and Natasha Gregson Wagner, who used it to honor her mother, Natalie Wood, one of whose most iconic films was Inside Daisy Clover.

Clover also has a long association with good luck, via the four-leaf clover, and through the shamrock symbol of Ireland. It first came to wide notice via a couple of soap opera characters.

In the movie The Good Shepherd , Angelina Jolie's character is called Clover--but her birth name was actually Margaret.

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Famous People Named Clover

Marian "Clover" Hooper Adams, American socialite
Clover Margaret Moore, Lord Mayor of Sydney, Australia
Clover Kelly (b. 1985), daughter of actress/novelist Tessa Dahl and James Kelly; granddaughter of novelist Roald Dahl
Clover Meyer (b. 2005), daughter of actor Breckin Meyer
Clover Lavie Caballero, daughter of skateboarder Steve Caballero
Clover Blue Fortus (b. 2008), daughter of musician Richard Fortus of Guns 'n' Roses
Clover Elizabeth McDonough (b. 2011), daughter of actor Neal McDonough
Clover Clementyne Watson (b. 2012), daughter of actors Barry Watson and Natasha Gregson Wagner
Clover Ash Porter (b. 2017), daughter of actor Scott Porter
Kadence Clover Hawk (b. 2008), daughter of skateboarder Tony Hawk

Pop Culture References for the name Clover

Clover, horse in George Orwell's "Animal Farm"
Margaret "Clover" Russell, character in "The Good Shepherd"
Clover, character in animated series "Totally Spies"
Clover, rabbit in "Watership Down"
Clover, male rabbit character in animated series "Sofia the First"
Clover, princess in Heather Dixon's "Entwined"
Clover, British brand of margarine
"Clover Twig and the Magical Cottage," children's book by Kaye Umansky
Clover Carr, character in 'What Katy Did' series
Clover aka Colin Brown, male character in "The Cellar" by Natasha Preston
Clover, plant sacred to the Irish druids
Clover Field, character in 'Zero Escape' game series
Clover the Clever, character in "My Little Pony" series
"Cloverfield," 2008 horror film