Cleveland

Cleveland - A very unique male name



  Jun 28,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Cleveland, meaning hilly land, from the cliff, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #200. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Cleveland and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Cleveland? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Cleveland. The baby boy name Cleveland was given to 10 baby boys in 2011, ranking #3013 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 165,324 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Cleveland peaked in popularity 107 years ago in 1910 on position 200.



Famous with this name

Patience Cleveland
Brian Cleveland
Cleveland O'Neal III


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Cleveland is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Cleveland is currently topping the baby name charts in Louisiana at position #824 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #1,631.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Cleveland is where you live.


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Cleveland origin and meaning

Cleveland is a 9 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means hilly land, from the cliff. To see famous people named Cleveland, pop culture references for the name Cleveland and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Cleveland

We've found the following names that sound similar to Cleveland, sorted by popularity.


Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20113013
20102751
20092489
20073544
20063820
20053352
20042857
20032334
20021513
20012548
20001874
19991775
19982586
19971513
19961759
19951744
19941258
19931235
19921267
19911073
19901099
1989920
1988945
19871036
1986869
1985849
1984768
1983705
1982707
1981703
1980706
1979771
1978752
1977713
1976697
1975639
1974640
1973597
1972626
1971588
1970562
1969560
1968576
1967501
1966555
1965499
1964509
1963538
1962540
1961480
1960489
1959496
1958480
1957440
1956408
1955383
1954390
1953376
1952365
1951378
1950369
1949365
1948372
1947359
1946364
1945349
1944341
1943353
1942354
1941370
1940334
1939343
1938351
1937344
1936352
1935327
1934372
1933334
1932332
1931348
1930320
1929364
1928337
1927318
1926305
1925335
1924307
1923307
1922307
1921304
1920301
1919280
1918311
1917311
1916315
1915330
1914292
1913276
1912258
1911208
1910200

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Louisiana824
Florida1631

Even more about Cleveland


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Cleveland a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Cleveland?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1910
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Cleveland
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 165,324
Letter count 9
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2011 births +10

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