Clay

A local name for someone who either lived on clay soil or worked with clay. Widely known for boxing champion Cassius Clay, who changed his name to Muhammad Ali in 1975. American Idol runner up Clay Aiken, recently brought attention back to the name. The short form of Clayton.

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English
Old English
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Male
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Air, Water, Earth & Fire
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Famous Clays
Lucius D. Clay (American general)
Henry Clay (9th Secretary of State)
Andrew Dice Clay (comedian/actor)
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