- Claes (Thu·re) [klous too r–uh] /klaʊs ˈtʊər ə/, born 1929, U.S. sculptor, born in Sweden.
- a former state in NW Germany, now part of Lower Saxony.
- a city in Lower Saxony in NW Germany: former capital of Oldenburg.
- a city in NW Germany, in Lower Saxony: former capital of Oldenburg state. Pop: 158 340 (2003 est)
- a former state of NW Germany: became part of Lower Saxony in 1946
- Claes (klɔːs). born 1929, US pop sculptor and artist, born in Sweden