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Cali /cali/ as a name for girls is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of the name Cali is "cup; fairest, most beautiful; beautiful, lovely". Cali is a version of Calista (Latin, Greek): from the Late Latin name Calixta. Cali is also a form of Callie (Greek).


Cali has 22 variants: Cahlie, Cala, Calee, Calie, Calla, Callee, Calley, Calli, Cally, Kahlei, Kahley, Kala, Kalei, Kaleigh, Kaley, Kalla, Kallee, Kalley, Kalli, Kallie, Kally and Kaly.

Cali has 5 more different relations via Calista, Callie: Calina, Calissa, Calisto, Kahle and Kalle.

Kreatif forms: Canli, Chali, Clali. [more]

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Cali is an unusual given name for females but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#11362 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the baby name history of Cali for girls. Cali was first listed in 1997 and reached its top position of #201 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (Top Baby Names, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Cali name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cali outside U.S.

Popular related forms of Cali (#201 from recent data) are Callie (#186 from recent data), Kallie (#643), Kaleigh (#902), Kaley, Kala, Calla and Calista. These forms of Cali reached the height of their popularity 15 (adoption of 0.351%) and are almost as common today (adoption 0.259%, down 26.4%), but with versions like Calista becoming somewhat outmoded. Callie has historically been the top pick of parents, although Kallie seems to be getting popular too.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Cali, Calista, Calla, Callie, Kala in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kaleigh, Kaley, Kallie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cali and related baby names outside U.S.

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Cali is pronounced similarly to Caela, Caleigh, Caylee, Cayley, Caylia, Chela, Chelie, Chelo, Coley, Collie, Colly, Kaela, Kahli, Kalae, Kalah, Kalea, Kalee, Kalia, Kalie, Kayli, Kaylie, Keeli, Keili, Kelli and Kyla. Other suggested similar baby names are Bali, Caci, Cadi, Cai, Cal, Calin, Cami, Cari, Carli, Casi, Cati, Ceili, Cela, Cele, Celia, Celie, Celli, Chalia, Cile, Cili, Cilia, Clio, Clo, Cole, Hali, Lali, Mali, Pali and Tali. These names tend to be more frequently used than Cali.