Callie

Gender:girl

Meaning:beauty

Origin:Greek

Pronunciation:kah lee

Variations:Cali, Calleigh, Callie, Cally

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Callie is a lovely and very cute name for any baby girl. It has a great meaning and has roots in the Greek language.

Detailed Meaning

Originally the pet form of the name Caroline, it is now used as a name in its own right. ‘Cal’ comes from the Greek word for beauty.

Famous People With This Name

Callie Thorne is an American actress best known for her role in the television show, “Necessary Roughness.” Callie ‘Ginny’ Granade is a U.S federal judge. Callie Crossley is an American broadcast journalist and radio presenter in the Boston area.

Possible Nicknames

Possible nicknames include Cal or Kal.

Related Names

Alternative spellings include: Cali, Calleigh, Callie and Cally.

Stories Featuring This Name

Callie Shaw is a character in “The Hardy Boys” book series. Callie Rogers was a character on the soap opera, “The Young and the Restless.” Calliope “Callie” Torres is a character on the long running medical drama, “Grey’s Anatomy.”

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