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  1. Clausnoun

    A male given name from Ancient Greek.

  2. Etymology: From Dutch and German Claus, a contraction of Nikolaus ("Nicholas").


  1. Claus

    Claus (sometimes Clas) is both a given name and a German, Danish, and Dutch surname.


  1. Claus

    Claus is a small unincorporated town in Stanislaus County, California, United States on the northeastern outskirts of Modesto; it is also in between Riverbank and Empire

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. CLAUS

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Claus is ranked #8911 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Claus surname appeared 3,674 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Claus.

    93.1% or 3,422 total occurrences were White.
    2.6% or 98 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.3% or 51 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1% or 40 total occurrences were Asian.
    1% or 38 total occurrences were Black.
    0.6% or 25 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

Anagrams for Claus »

  1. cauls

  2. Lucas

  3. lusca

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Claus in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Claus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Claus in a Sentence

  1. Oleksii Reznikov:

    I sent a wish list card to Santa Claus last year, and fighter jets also [ were ] including in this wish list.

  2. Heather Crowell:

    In lieu of a photo with Santa Claus, you can have a recording of your Zoom call.

  3. Roy Blount Jr.:

    Contemporary American children, if they are old enough to grasp the concept of Santa Claus by Thanksgiving, are able to see through it by December 15th.

  4. Leonor Rojas:

    I'll buy him some toy to have that day, but I know it's nothing he asked Santa Claus for, Karla Coronado said. For girls there is not much to choose from either. The popular Nerf Rebelle guns are absent from Venezuelan shelves, and the ubiquitous Ever After High dolls or the Equestria Girls are nowhere to be found --- not even in the North Pole. I explained to my daughter that Santa Claus does not have that much money and that probably Nerf Rebelle will only bring her one gift.

  5. Andrew Wilkinson:

    The burning question on everybody's lips is very simply what is going to happen at the end of the year, are we going to get the Santa Claus rally?

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