Clary is the name of a species of herbs in the genus Salvia, Salvia sclarea, also known as the clary sage (and clear eye since it was used to clear up one’s eyesight), which when distilled into oil has been used as a seasoning, in perfumes, and used to help with eye problems, good for…


Origin: Latin Meaning: Originally an English surname turned given name, it comes from Old English clerec originally meaning “priest, cleric” from Latin clericus meaning “scribe” or “secretary”, usually given to someone who was in the religious order. Variants: Clarke