What does Kallista mean?
Kallista /kal-li-sta/ as a girls' name is pronounced kah-LISS-tah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Kallista is "most beautiful". Also means "give a hug" in Estonian, while Kalli means "hugs".
Kallista has 1 more relation via Kalli: Kalla.Kreatif forms: Kalsta, Keilista, Kilista. [more]
How popular is Kallista?
Kallista is a rare first name for women. Kallista is also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Popular related forms of Kallista (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000 are Callie (#186 a year ago), Kallie (#643), Kala and Calista. Usage of these relations of Kallista reached its apex in 1999 (adoption of 0.38%) and is almost as widespread today (adoption 0.29%, ▼23.6%), but with versions such as Kala falling out of fashion. Kallie and Callie are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names in this list, and there is also a resurgence in birth name usage for Callie. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Kallista and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Thinking of names?
Kallista is alike in pronunciation to Calisto, Callesta, Callista, Callysta, Calysta, Kallesta and Kalysta. Other recommended similar baby names are Alista, Allisa, Allissa, Baptista, Bautista, Bellissa, Calissa, Callia, Callida, Carlisa, Carlisha, Carlisia, Dalisha, Dallina, Dallis, Ellisha, Ellissa, Ellita, Galliena, Illissa, Jaleisa, Jalisa▼, Jalissa, Kadisha, Kalia, Kalifa, Kalina, Kalisa, Kalissa, Kalliope, Kallita, Kalyssa, Kanisha▼, Kantisia, Kaprisha, Karisa, Karisha, Karisma, Karita, Karlesha, Karletta, Karlika, Karlina, Karlinka, Karlita, Karlota, Karlyta, Karmita, Katisha, Kellina, Khrista, Krista▼, Lalita, Lallia, Malisha, Malissa▼, Malitta, Mallissa, Marlisa, Marlissa, Mellisa, Mellisha, Paulita, Salletta, Talita, Tallia, Valletta and Vallia. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kallista.