Meaning and name origin
Calli \c(al)-li\ as a girl's name is of Greek, Spanish and Latin origin, and the meaning of Calli is "lovely one; beautiful flower; most beautiful; heated, with warmth; cup; fairest, most beautiful; beautiful, lovely". Calli is a variant of Calandra (Greek): from "kalos andros". Also a variant of Calantha (Greek). Calli is also used as a variant of Calida (Greek, Spanish) and Calista (Latin, Greek), Callie (Greek).
Calli is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Calli for girls. Calli reached its highest rank of #100 in Canada in 1998. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Calli and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Callie (#186), Cali (#201), Kallie (#643), Kaleigh (#902), Kaley, Kala, Calli, Calista and Calla. (2014 statistics).
Calli is also pronounced similarly to Caela, Caila, Cailie, Caley, Callia, Cayla▼, Caylia, Caylie, Collie, Colly, Kaeli, Kahli, Kaili, Kali▲, Kayli▼ and Kelli▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Cal, Carli▼, Ceili, Celli, Cellie, Chelli, Cili, Cilla, Cilly, Halli, Salli and Valli. These names tend to be more commonly used than Calli.