What does Calli mean?
Calli /cal-li/ as a name for girls. Calli's name origin is Greek, and Calli means "lovely one; beautiful flower; most beautiful; heated, with warmth; cup; fairest, most beautiful; beautiful, lovely". Calli is an alternate form, with the suffix -i, of Calandra (Greek): from "kalos andros". Calli is also a variant of Calantha (Greek). Calli is also used as a form of Calida (Greek, Spanish), Calista (Latin, Greek) and Callie (Greek).
How popular is Calli?
Calli is an unusual first name for females but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#98770 out of 150436, Top 66%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Prominent alternative forms of Calli (outside Top 1000) are Cali (#201 in 2014), Calista, Calla, Callie (#186), Kala, Kaleigh (#902), Kaley and Kallie (#643). Other forms, like Cahlie, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Calli was at its peak in the year 1999 (adoption of 0.35%) and is almost as widespread today (adoption 0.26%, ▼26%), but with the forms Calista, Kala, Kaleigh and Kaley becoming less trendy. Cali, Callie and Kallie are three of the more fashionable birth names here, and there is also a rekindling in birth name popularity for Callie. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Calli and associated names. (Top Birth Names, 2014)
Thinking of names?
Calli is pronounced similarly to Caihla, Callia, Caylee▼, Cayley, Caylie, Chelie, Chelo, Colly, Kaala, Kaeli, Kaelie, Kahla, Kahli, Kaili, Kalah, Kalee, Kali▲, Kalia, Kaylie▲, Kaylla, Kayllie, Keili, Kelli▼, Kelly▲ and Kyli. Other recommended similar baby names are Billi, Caci, Caelin, Cai, Caisi, Callan, Callen, Calyn, Cami, Candi▼, Capri, Cari▼, Carla▼, Carle, Carli▼, Carlie▼, Carlis, Carly▲, Carri, Casi, Cathi, Cayci, Cazzi, Ceili, Celli, Cellie, Charli▲, Chelli, Cili, Cilla, Cilly, Collis, Delli, Dolli, Hali▼, Halli, Harli, Holli▼, Jilli, Lali, Magli, Mali, Molli, Nelli, Pauli, Salli, Tali, Tilli, Ulli and Valli. These names tend to be more frequently used than Calli.