How To Spell Clara?

Correct spelling: Clara

What does the abbreviation Clara mean?

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bright, famous
Clara as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Clara is "bright, famous". Post-classical name from the feminine form of the adjective "clarus". In the modern English-speaking world, it represents a re-Latinization of the normal English form Clare. Made famous in the 1920s by the silent film actress Clara Bow, known as "the It girl", because whatever "it" was, she had it.

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What are the rhymes for Clara?

  1. ara, zarah, zara, harrah, dara, gara, darrah;