What does Calliope mean?
Calliope [cal-liope] as a girls' name is pronounced ka-LYE-ah-pee. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Calliope is "beautiful voice". Latinized form of Kalliope, from "kallos ops". Mythology: the muse of epic poetry. See Clio. Also the name of a musical instrument typically seen at circuses and carnivals.
1 more alternative form via Clio, Kalliope: Kallyope.Creative forms:
(female) Calope, Cluope, ..
(male) Callicol, Calline, .. Middle name pairings:
Calliope Vanessa (C.V.), ..
How popular is Calliope?
Calliope is a rare given name for females. Calliope is an equally rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Calliope was first listed in 2011 and reached its top position of #1150 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Cahlie, Cailie, Calie, Callee, Calli, Callida, Callidora, Callie▲, Callista, Calvine, Calvinne, Carlie, Carline, Carlise, Catline, Cauline, Caylie, Cellie, Clove, Collice, Collie, Colline, Hallie, Kallie▲, Lallie, Mallie▼, Sallie▼, Tallie, Vallie▼ and Wallie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Calliope.See names in meaning and etymology.