Meaning and Name Origin
Kally \k(al)-ly\ as a girls' name is of Latin and Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Kally is "cup; fairest, most beautiful; beautiful, lovely". Kally is a variant of Calista (Latin, Greek): from the Late Latin name Calixta, feminine form of Calixtus which is used in reference by Christians to the cup containing the wine of the Christian sacrament. Kally is also a variation of Callie (Greek): from Greek "kallos" which this name may have first developed as a nickname for the Greek-derived Calpurnia and Calandra. Kally is also used as a derivative of Kallie (Greek) and Kallista (Greek).
Kally has 17 more different forms via Calista, Callie, Kallie, Kallista: Calesta, Calina, Calissa, Calisto, Callesta, Callista, Callysta, Calyssa, Calysta, Kahle, Kalesta, Kalista, Kalle, Kallesta, Kallita, Kallysta and Kalysta.
Kally is an uncommon given name for females. Kally is also a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Kally and corresponding names. Popular related forms of Kally (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 are Cali (#201 a year ago), Calista, Calla, Callie (#186), Kala, Kaleigh (#902), Kaley, Kali (#262) and Kallie (#643). Adoption of these girl names was at its peak in the year 1999 and is somewhat lower today, with the versions Calista, Kala, Kaleigh and Kaley becoming less trendy. Cali (#201), Callie (#186), Kali (#262) and Kallie (#643) are four of the more fashionable baby names in this compilation, with Callie undergoing a revival in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Kally is alike in pronunciation to Caley, Colly, Kaala, Kaela▼, Kaeley, Kaeli, Kahla, Kaila▼, Kailey▲, Kaili, Kalae, Kalah, Kalea, Kalee, Kalia, Kalie, Kayla▲, Kayley▼, Kayli▼, Kaylla, Kaylley, Kealey, Kealy, Keely▼, Kelley▼, Kelli▼, Kelly▲, Kellye, Kiley▼ and Kyley. Other recommended similar baby names are Hally, Karly▼, Kayle, Kyall, Lally, Mally, Sally▼, Tally, Vally and Wally. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kally.