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Clare 1

Clare 2
Type Settlement
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. KLER  [key]
Other Forms FormsClara

Meaning & History

Possibly derives from Latin clarus, meaning "clear, bright", describing the clear nature of the Chilton Stream that flows through the town. The name first appears in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Clara.

Clare is a market town in Suffolk, England.
Added 4/18/2022 by portanbeag
Edited 4/30/2024 by Mike C and portanbeag