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Boy Name: Calumet

Name: Calumet
Pronunciation: \c(a)-lu-met\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: straw, little reed
Origin: Latin
Variant forms: Callumet


Calumet \c(a)-lu-met\ as a boy's name is of French and Latin origin, and the meaning of Calumet is "straw, little reed". Term that the French in Canada used for the Indian peace pipe, a highly ornamental pipe smoked on ceremonial occasions. Calumet Farms was a famous horse-racing stable in the 20th century.

Calumet has 1 variant form: Callumet.


Calumet is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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