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TypeSurname (from occupation)
UsageDutch

Meaning & History

From Dutch klerk meaning "clerk", making this a cognate of CLARK.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesClark, Clarke, Clarkson English Cleary, Clery, Mac Cléirich, MacClery, McCleary, Ó Cléirigh, O'Clery Irish
Entry updated July 2, 2017   Contribute