Agia Marina Donkey Rescue
Kleo meaning and name origin
Derived from Greek κλεος (kleos) meaning "glory". In Greek mythology she was the goddess of history and heroic poetry, one of the nine Muses. She was said to have introduced the alphabet to Greece
Cleo is a given name that is short for Cleopatra or Cleophalus and an alternate spelling of Clio. It is a Greek prefix often translated to mean 'pride', 'fame' or 'glory'
Origin of name
Clio \c-lio\ as a girl's name is pronounced KLY-oh. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Clio is "glory". From Kleio (which derives from "kleos"), a name from mythology of the muse of historical poetry. There are nine muses, the daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne, and each represents an art or science. Calliope (epic poetry), Terpsichore (choral song and dance), and Thalis (comedy) have survived as given names. Also used as a variant of Cleo, nickname of Cleopatra and short form of Cliona.
Clio has 2 variant forms: Cleo and Klio.
Nameday: 1st of September
Kleo is a hard worker, very independent. While intelligent and friendly, Kleo a strong streak of selfishness and sharp cunning and should guard against being egotistical. She is popular, cheerful and quick-witted. On the other-hand, can be stubborn and impulsive. but strong and friendly.
They have a high spirited nature and are changeable. This makes them hot-tempered, rash, and headstrong. They are always falling in and out of love. Quick to warm to someone, they are just as quick to lose interest.
Kleo's story & photo gallery
Kleo was rescued after her owner could no longer afford to keep her. She came together with Apollo and just like him, she had a very bad eye infection which has cleared up now with medication....
1st of September
Χρόνια πολλά/Happy name day to all the Antigoni 's, Pandora's, Kleo's & Pinelope's
December 1 2012
Here's our donkey of the month December, KLEO. She arrived with Apollo four years ago, they were in a tourist fun park in Hersonissos, pulling an olive grinder round & round and giving children rides until the both got sick with this skin di...sease. When they arrived they were both in a terrible condition and very weak. We treated them with creams, injections & antibiotics and a good healthy diet. A month later they were much better and happier...
May 21 2013
Our lovely old lady Kleo has been unwell since Sunday, her tongue hanging out and off her food..
Last night she ate for the first time in 2 days, a big bowl of 'donkey salad' made by our good friends and supporters Monika & Yiannis who visi...t us daily..
grated carrots and apples with chopped oranges and olive oil ( and a sachet of Bute) she is feeling much better today and enjoying the shade of the olive trees in the donkey field