Meaning of the Irish name Claire. Listen and learn how to pronounce Claire so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish girl name.
MEANING: A medieval name derived from Latin clarus "clear, bright, famous." St. Claire, a follower of St. Francis of Assisi, who left her wealthy family to found the order of nuns known as the “Poor Clares," has always been very respected in Ireland and the name is still popular today.
GENDER: Girl | Female
IRISH NAME: Claire Clare
AUDIO: (Listen to the late author Frank McCourt pronounce Claire and read along with the meaning)