Type Surname (from given name)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. KLEHM-ənz  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Derived from the given name Clement. This was the surname of the author Samuel Clemens (1835-1910), also known as Mark Twain.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesKlement, Klíma, Klímek(Czech) Clemensen(Danish) Clément(French) Kelemen(Hungarian) Clemente(Italian) Klimek(Polish) Clemente(Portuguese) Klement(Slovak) Clemente(Spanish) Klymenko, Kuzmenko(Ukrainian)


Entry updated April 16, 2019