Clyne Family History
Clyne Name Meaning
Irish (Roscommon and Longford): variant of (Mac)Kilcline, an Anglicization of Gaelic Mac Giolla Chlaoin ’son of the deceitful lad’, from claon ‘deceitful’. Scottish: habitational name from any of various places named Clyne, from Gaelic claon ‘slope’. Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Klein.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press