What does Calinda mean?
Calinda /cal-in-da/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and Calinda means "lovely one". Calinda is an alternate form, with the suffix -inda, of Calandra (Greek): from "kalos andros".
Calinda has 1 variant: Calynda.more]
How popular is Calinda?
Calinda is an unusual first name for females. Calinda is an equivalently uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Calinda and associated names. The only prominent variation form of Calinda (not ranked) is Callie (#186 in 2014). Forms like Calandria are uncommon. Adoption of this girl name reached its highest during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.854%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.814%, ▼4.7%). Callie (#186) is the most chic baby name here, and there is also a revival in baby name popularity for this name. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Calinda is alike in pronunciation to Colinda, Kalinda, Kalindi and Kalynda. Other recommended similar baby names are Calida, Calina, Carlinda, Celinda, Celinde, Malinda▼, Salinda and Yalinda. These names tend to be more frequently used than Calinda.