What does Cally mean?
Cally /cal-ly/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Cally's root is Greek, and Cally means "lovely one; beautiful flower; cup; fairest, most beautiful; beautiful, lovely". Cally is a version, with the suffix -y, 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), Callie (Greek) and Kallista (Greek).
Cally has 26 more related forms via Calandra, Calantha, Calista, Callie, Kallista: Cal, Calandre, Calandria, Calanthe, Calanthia, Calendre, Calesta, Calina, Calinda, Calissa, Calisto, Callesta, Callista, Callysta, Calynda, Calyssa, Calysta, Kahle, Kalandra, Kalantha, Kalesta, Kalista, Kalle, Kallesta, Kallysta and Kalysta.Kreatif forms: Calcy, Caly. [more]
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)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Cally and associated names. Popular alternative forms of Cally (not ranked) are Cali (#201 a year ago), Calista, Calla, Callie (#186), Kala, Kaleigh (#902), Kaley and Kallie (#643). These girl names reached the peak of their popularity in the year 1999 (usage of 0.3513%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.2585%, ▼26.4%), with the versions Calista, Kala, Kaleigh and Kaley becoming less trendy. Cali (#201), Callie (#186) and Kallie (#643) are three of the more fashionable names for newborns in this list, with Callie enjoying a rebound in usage. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Cally is pronounced similarly to Caela, Caila, Cailey, Caley, Callia, Cayla▼, Cayley, Coley, Colly and Kelly▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Carly▲, Celli, Cilla, Cilly, Hally, Lally, Mally, Sally▼, Tally, Vally and Wally. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cally.