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Boy Name: Kletus

Name: Kletus
Pronunciation: \k-le-tus\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: illustrious; called forth, invoked
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Kletos, Cleytus, Cletos, Cletis, Clitus
Similar Names: Altus, Klaus


Kletus \k-le-tus\ as a boy's name is a variant of Cletus (Greek), and the meaning of Kletus is "illustrious; called forth, invoked".

The baby name Kletus sounds like Kletos, Cleytus, Cletos, Cletis and Clitus. Other similar baby names are Altus and Klaus.


Kletus 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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