Clint

Pronunciation: kle-e-nt
Origin: United Kingdom
gender-male
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Europe

Clint is a boy's name of British origin, originally a family name that has become a unique forename over time. The name has multiple meanings, including "fenced settlement," "settlement on the River Glyme," "settlement on a hill," and "from the headland estate". The name is derived from the Old English word "clint," which refers to a cliff. The name Clint has a striking and blunt sound, making it an attractive choice for parents. The origin of the name Clint is traced back to the village of Clint in Yorkshire, England, where the family once lived. The name is also associated with the Old English word "clint," which means a rocky cliff or steep bank. The name has been used in various forms, such as Clint, Clynt, Clynte, Clente, and Clent, due to differences in spelling and pronunciation throughout history.

Clint Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Clint is currently #650 on Kiindred
gender-female Boy: Clint is currently #650 on Kiindred Boy Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Clint is currently #641 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-male Boy Unique: Clint is currently #641 on Kiindred Boy Unique Names

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