Origin: Old English
Meaning: “cliff, slope”
Variations, Nicknames and Sound Alikes:
Cleavon, Cleve, Clyve
Phrases you might say or hear someday:
Clive seems a little listless today.
Read the directions, Clive.
Clive wants to be a veterinarian.
1. Clive Eric Cussler (b. 1931), American adventure
novelist and marine archaeologist
2. Clive Davis (b. 1932), American record producer
3. Clive Owen (b. 1964), English actor
Clive Middle Names