Gender Female or male
Other names
Related names Cleoparta, Cleophalus, Clio

Cleo is a given name that is short for Cleopatra or Cleophalus and an alternate spelling of Clio. It is a Greek prefix often translated to mean 'pride', 'fame' or 'glory'.

Cleo may refer to:



  • Cléo, nickname of professional football player Cleverson Gabriel Córdova
  • Cleo Patra Brown (1909-1995), American blues and jazz vocalist and pianist
  • Cleo Fields (born 1962), American lawyer and politician, former member of the United States House of Representatives from Louisiana
  • Cleo Higgins (born 1982), of the vocal group Cleopatra
  • Cleo Laine (born 1927), jazz singer and actress
  • Cleo Lemon (born 1979), Canadian football quarterback
  • Cleo Madison (1883-1964), American stage and silent film actress
  • Cléo de Mérode (1875-1966), French dancer
  • Cleo Miller (born 1951), American former football player
  • Cleo Moore (1924-1973), American actress
  • Cleo A. Noel, Jr. (1918-1973), American ambassador to Sudan killed by Black September terrorists
  • Cleo A. O'Donnell (c. 1886–1953), American football player and coach
  • Cleo Pineau (1893-1972), American World War I flying ace and businessman
  • Cleo Ridgely (1893-1962), American film actress
  • Cleo Rocos (born 1962), British comedian
  • Miss Cleo, self-proclaimed psychic

Fictional characters

In entertainment

  • There's Nothing Wrong with Love by Built to Spill
  • Cleo (band), a Korean pop music girl group

In science and technology

Other uses

  • Hurricane Cleo (disambiguation)
  • USS Cleo (SP-232), a United States Navy patrol vessel in service from 1917 to 1918

See also

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  • Cléo — Personal information Full name Cléverson Gabriel Córdova Date of birth 9 August 1985 ( …   Wikipedia

  • Cléo de 5 à 7 — Le parc Montsouris, un site de tournage extérieur Données clés Titre or …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cleo de 5 a 7 — Cléo de 5 à 7 Cléo de 5 à 7 Le parc Montsouris, un site de tournage extérieur Titre original Cléo de 5 à 7 Réalisation …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cléo — Pas d image ? Cliquez ici. Situation actuelle Club actuel …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cleo — (von Cleopatra) ist der Vorname von: Cleo Kretschmer (* 1951), deutsche Schauspielerin Cleo Laine (* 1927), englische Jazz Sängerin Cléo de Mérode (1875–1966), französische Ballerina und Varieté Tänzerin Cleo Moore (1928–1973), amerikanische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cleo de 5 a 7 — Cléo de 5 à 7 Título Cleo de 5 a 7 Ficha técnica Dirección Agnès Varda Producción Carlo Ponti Georges de Beauregard …   Wikipedia Español

  • Cléo —  Cléo Spielerinformationen Voller Name Cléverson Gabriel Córdova Geburtstag 9. August 1985 Geburtsort Guarapuava, Brasilien Größe 187 cm …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cleo — CLEO, us, eine von den 50 Töchtern des Danaus, welche, nach dem Exempel ihrer Schwestern, und Befehle ihres Vaters, den ihr zugefallenen Bräutigam, Asterius, die erste Hochzeitnacht hinrichtete. Hygin. Fab. 170. Sieh Danaides …   Gründliches mythologisches Lexikon

  • CLEO — Council on Legal Education Opportunity; Chief Law Enforcement Officer Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations …   Law dictionary

  • Cleo — f English: short form of CLEOPATRA (SEE Cleopatra) (see also CLIO (SEE Clio)) …   First names dictionary

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