Clyde

Clyde - A very unique male name



  Sep 24,2018      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Clyde appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #57. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Clyde and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Clyde? 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 Clyde. The baby boy name Clyde was given to 104 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1168 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 15,779 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Clyde peaked in popularity 108 years ago in 1910 on position 57.



Famous with this name

Jeremy Clyde
Clyde Geronimi
Clyde Kusatsu


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Rating: 4/5 (7 people)


Clyde is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Clyde is currently topping the baby name charts in Washington at position #637 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,466.

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 Clyde is where you live.


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Clyde origin and meaning

Clyde is a 5 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Clyde, pop culture references for the name Clyde and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Clyde

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

Claude / Colt / Claud / Claudio / Claudie / Cloyd / Cleotha / Claudia / Child / Clide /

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
20121168
20111130
20101294
20091466
20081477
20071342
20061336
20051372
20041333
20031263
20021381
20011285
20001085
19991282
1998992
19971061
1996931
1995816
1994916
1993798
1992754
1991736
1990651
1989642
1988632
1987634
1986559
1985529
1984496
1983490
1982474
1981452
1980422
1979435
1978421
1977413
1976394
1975393
1974378
1973345
1972350
1971348
1970318
1969308
1968301
1967286
1966286
1965271
1964259
1963240
1962226
1961210
1960206
1959195
1958183
1957176
1956172
1955164
1954161
1953155
1952143
1951133
1950135
1949130
1948131
1947128
1946125
1945120
1944111
1943114
1942109
1941113
1940102
1939101
193897
193793
193689
193582
193483
193387
193282
193177
193076
192974
192874
192768
192667
192568
192469
192368
192266
192169
192069
191966
191867
191764
191662
191563
191461
191364
191263
191161
191057

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Washington637
Oregon668
Indiana828
North Carolina893
Arizona927
California944
Ohio1071
Florida1105
Texas1108
Illinois1219
Georgia1238
New York1466

Even more about Clyde


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 Clyde 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 Clyde?

1 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 Clyde
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 15,779
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +104

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