What does Calpurnia mean?
Calpurnia [calpur-nia] as a girls' name is pronounced cahl-PURR-nyia. It is of Latin origin. Probably from a clan name of uncertain meaning. The name of Julius Caesar's last wife, who appears in Shakespeare's play "Julius Caesar". Literary: the name of the Finches' cook in the book "To Kill a Mockingbird".
Affiliated girl name: Callie.
(female) Calpurna, Capurnia, ..
(male) Calpurian, Calpurnan, ..
How popular is Calpurnia?
Calpurnia is a rare given name for females and also a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with similar and related girl names. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Calpurnia and associated names. Callie (#196 the previous year) is the only prominent alternative form of Calpurnia (not ranked). This form of Calpurnia was favored by parents in the year 2014 (adoption of 0.12%) and has remained as common to this day (adoption 0.11%, 9.5% less). (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Caitria, Calandria, Calanthia, Caledonia, Caleena, California, Calina, Calinda, Callia, Calligenia, Callula, Calvina, Calvinna, Calynda, Cambaria, Cambria▲, Caparina, Capri, Capricia, Caprina, Carlia, Carmania, Carmia, Carna, Catrenia (see Catriona), Catrinia (see Catriona), Celadonia, Celenia, Claudia▼, Columbia, Delphinia, Faunia, Marnia, Saphronia, Tarnia, Valaria, Valeria, Valkyria, Valkyrria, Vallonia, Valonia, Valoria, Valouria, Walkiria and Walpurgis. These names tend to be more frequently used than Calpurnia.See names in meaning and etymology.