What does Callida mean?
Callida /cal-l-i-da/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name has the meaning "most beautiful; heated, with warmth". Callida is a version of Calida (Greek, Spanish): the name is used in Italian. Compare surname Callado.
How popular is Callida?
Callida is an uncommon first name for women. Callida is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Callida and corresponding names. Calla is the only prominent varying form of Callida (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000. This girl name reached the apex of its popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.244%) and is now much less popular. (2014 Birth Statistics)