What does Cali mean?
Cali \c(a)-li\ as a name for girls. The meaning of the name Cali is "cup; fairest, most beautiful; beautiful, lovely". Cali is a derivative of Calista (Latin, Greek). Cali is also a form of Callie (Greek).
Cali▲ has 17 more different forms via Calista, Callie: Calesta, Calina, Calissa, Calisto, Callesta, Callista, Callysta, Calyssa, Calysta, Kahle, Kalesta, Kalista, Kalle, Kallesta, Kallista, Kallysta and Kalysta.
Cali is an unusual given name for females but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#16601 out of 88799, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity 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. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Cali and related names. Popular related forms of Cali (#201 last year) rated in the Top 1000 are Callie (#186 last year), Kallie (#643), Kaleigh (#902), Kaley, Kala, Calla and Calista. These girl names reached the height of their popularity in the year 1999 and are somewhat less popular today, with the versions Kaleigh, Kaley, Kala and Calista becoming less stylish. Cali (#201), Kallie (#643) and Callie (#186) are three of the more fashionable birth names in this compilation, with Callie having a resurgence in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Cali▲ is 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. These names tend to be more frequently used than Cali.