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Boy Name: Claudius

Name: Claudius
Pronunciation: \c-lau-dius\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: lame
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Claudicio, Cletus, Cleytus, Cletis, Clitus, Glades
Similar Names: Claudio, Claudino, Claudien


Claudius \c-lau-dius\ as a boy's name is a variant of Claude (Latin), and the meaning of Claudius is "lame".

The baby name Claudius sounds like Claudicio, Cletus, Cleytus, Cletis, Clitus and Glades. Other similar baby names are Claudio, Claudino and Claudien.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Claudius.


Claudius is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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