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What does Cally mean?

Cally Pronunciation of Cally as a girls' name has its root in Greek, and Cally means "lovely one; beautiful flower; cup; fairest, most beautiful; beautiful, lovely". Cally is a version of Calandra (Greek): from "kalos andros". Cally is also a form of Calantha (Greek). Cally is also used as a form of Calista (Latin, Greek), a variant of Callie (Greek), and a derivative of Kallista (Greek).

ASSOCIATED WITH Cal-, -ly, greek, lovely (beautiful), flower


VARIANTS Kaly, Kally, Kallie, Kalli, Kalley, Kallee, Kalla, Kaley, Kaleigh, Kalei, Kala, Kahley, Kahlei, Calli, Calley, Callee, Calla, Calie, Cali, Calee, Cala, Cahlie


(female) Calcy, ..

(male) Caler, ..

Cally Margo (C.M.), ..

How popular is Cally?

Cally is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Cally is also an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Cally entered the list in 1990 and reached its apex position of #1384 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cally name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cally outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Popular alternative forms of Cally are Calandra, Cali (#232 VIA LATEST LIST), Calista (#1385), Calla (#1565), Calli, Callie (#196), Kala, Kalei, Kaleigh (#1051), Kaley (#1233), Kalli (#1970) and Kallie (#695). These relations of Cally reached the peak of their popularity 1 year ago (MEDIAN #1366) and are almost as popular today (#1409, 13%), but with versions like Kala becoming less trendy. Cali, Callie and Kallie are three of the more fashionable names for newborns in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cally, Calandra, Cali, Calista, Calla in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Calli, Callie, Kala, Kalei, Kaleigh in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaley, Kalli, Kallie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cally and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Cally is pronounced similarly to Caela, Caihla, Caila, Cailey, Callia, Cayla, Cayley, Caylia, Caylie, Chelo, Collie, Colly, Kaela, Kaila, Kailey, Kalae, Kali, Kalia, Kayla, Kayley, Kayli, Kaylla, Kealey, Kealy and Kelly. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Ally, Bailly, Baily, Billy, Cacey, Cacy, Caddy, Cadey, Cady, Caelyn, Cailyn, Callan, Callen, Candy, Carey, Carla, Carle, Carley, Carli, Carly, Carlye, Carmy, Casey, Cassy, Catey, Catlyn, Caty, Caylyn, Cazzy, Celli, Charly, Cilla, Cilly, Corly, Delly, Elly, Haely, Hally, Jully, Karly, Laily, Lally, Lilly, Mally, Molly, Polly, Sally, Tally, Vally and Wally. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cally.

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