Bright and clear
Like the Name Claire?
+ Claire
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Claire"

Claire is a French form of Clara. Clara originates in Latin language and means "bright and clear". It is the feminine form of Clarus. Clara is a more modern spelling, formerly the spelling Clare was more frequent. Clare was the name of several saints, the most prominent being Clare of Assisi, the founder of the Poor Clares order.

Popularity of the Name Claire
Also Spelled Like...

Clair, Clare

Famous Claires

Claire Bishop - published author
Claire Bloom - actress
Claire Danes - actress
Claire Daly - jazz artist
Claire Goll - writer
Claire Jane - published author
Claire Owens - published author
Claire Holt - actress

+ Add a Name · View More
Do you like the name Claire?
Discussion on the name Claire
Weekly Prize Big thumb untitled design  16

Parents everywhere have fallen in love with Little Giraffe’s incredibly soft, ultra-plush machine-washable products, and now they have expanded the brand to share the LOVE. Born of the desire for every baby to experience the luxury of Little Giraffe, "LOVE by Little Giraffe" offers the comfort and quality all babies deserve, at a friendly price. A fresh and modern take on the luxurious hand-feel and coveted color palette, LOVE by Little Giraffe is the new go-to brand for everyday plush blankets, blankies and toys.One lucky...

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.