Cleon - Meaning of Cleon

What does Cleon mean?

[ 2 syll. cleo(n), cl-e-on ] The baby boy name Cleon is pronounced as KLIY-aaN †. Cleon is mainly used in the Latinized language and its language of origin is Old Greek. It is derived from the element 'kleos' with the meaning glory. An original form of the name is Kleon (Old Greek).

The names Cleone, Clion, Clione, Clyon, Clyone, and Kleon are variant forms of Cleon.

See also the related categories, glory (honor) and greek.

Cleon is unusual as a baby name for boys. Its usage peaked modestly in 1903 with 0.009% of baby boys being named Cleon. Its ranking then was #662. The baby name has since dropped in popularity, and is today of sporadic use. Among all boy names in its group, Cleon was nevertheless the most commonly used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Cleon include Caelan, Cailean, Calam, Calan, Calhoon, Calhoun, Calhoune, Calim, Calin, Callan, Callhoun, Callin, Callum, Callyn, Calum, Calvien, Calym, Calyn, Cashlin, and Celyn.

† English pronunciation for Cleon: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

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