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Claudette is a classy French baby name for girls. Known for its femininity and Francophone tone, this name is a reliable alternative to Claudia or Claudine. It is also well-known in popular culture. Claudette St. Croix is a heroine in the Marvel Comics universe, and Claudette Wyms is a character in The Shield series. Keep reading to learn more about this name.

Meaning of the name Claudette:

Latin: Lame, crippled

Origin of the name Claudette:

Claudette is a feminine variation of the name Claudius. Although etymologists continue to debate its origin, Claudius was a prominent Roman family name possibly derived from the Latin term claudus (meaning “lame” or crippled”).

Symbolism of the name Claudette:

Claudette is a feminine form of Claudius (possibly meaning “lame” or “crippled”). Claudius is also the name of one of the most powerful imperial dynasties in the Roman Empire. The symbol of this dynasty was the Roman aqueduct. As commissioners of Rome's early aqueducts, these rulers financed some of Rome's most enduring architectural achievements. For example, the Aqua Claudia and Anio Novus both joined at the Porta Maggiore, and all three structures remain intact today.

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Gender of the name Claudette:

Claudette is a girl's name.

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Emotion evoked from the name Claudette:

The name Claudette evokes feelings of calm and contentment.

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Popularity of the name Claudette:

According to the Social Security Administration index, Claudette was the 8,878th most popular baby name for girls in 2020.

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Great middle names for Claudette and their meanings:

  • Anaiah (God has answered)
  • Baylor (deliverer of goods)
  • Dharma (virtue, law, decree, truth)
  • Essence (fundamental quality, element, scent)
  • Estelle (star)
  • Françoise (Frenchwoman)
  • Heloise (healthy, wide, warrior)
  • Hiroko (rich child, generous, fair)
  • Josephine (God will increase)
  • Molly (star of the sea)
  • Tegan (fair, darling, poet)
  • Zelena (moon goddess)

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Claudette in popular culture:

  • Claudette Morel (character in the Dead by Daylight series)
  • Claudette Pelage (character in the Orange is the New Black series)
  • Claudette St. Croix (heroine in the Marvel Comics universe)
  • Claudette Wyms (character in The Shield series)
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