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Cali meaning and name origin

Cali \c(a)-li\ as a girl's name has the meaning "cup; fairest, most beautiful; beautiful, lovely" and is a variant of Calista (Latin, Greek): from the Late Latin name Calixta, feminine form of Calixtus which is used in reference by Christians to the cup containing the wine of the Christian sacrament. Also a variant of Callie (Greek): from Greek "kallos" which this name may have first developed as a nickname for the Greek-derived Calpurnia and Calandra.

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

Cali is also pronounced similarly to Caela, Caila, Cailie, Caley, Callia, Cayla, Caylia, Caylie, Kaeli, Kahli, Kaili, Kali, Kalia, Kalie, Kayli and Kyli. 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.

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Popularity of Cali

Cali is not a popular first name for females but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#16601 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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