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Origin : English
scribe, secretary, cleric, scholar, clerk
The name Clark is a boy's name of English origin meaning "scribe, secretary, cleric, scholar, clerk". Clark seemed to have been Gone with the Wind, but parents looking for a short, strong boy's name are now beginning to appreciate its cool combination of Gable charm with Superman power. Clark has been steadily on the popularity list—it was Number 176 in 1881 and well used in the 1940s and 50s, and is now on another upswing. Long-term Hollywood heartthrob Clark Gable was born William Clark—his middle name was the maiden name of his maternal grandmother.
Popularity of name Clark over time
There are 45659 people in the U.S. with the first name Clark, this name was mostly popular in 1961 with popularity 878 .
Clark is used for both genders.
99.54 percent of people with the first name Clark are man
0.46 percent of people with the first name Clark are woman
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