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Girl Name: Callista

Name: Callista
Pronunciation: \c(a)-llis-ta, call(i)-sta\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: cup; fairest, most beautiful
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Kallista, Callysta, Callesta
Similar Names: Carlista, Callida, Kallysta, Kallesta, Kalista, Calysta, Calisto, Calissa, Calesta, Kallita


Callista \c(a)-llis-ta, call(i)-sta\ as a girl's name is a variant of Calista (Latin, Greek), and the meaning of Callista is "cup; fairest, most beautiful".

The baby name Callista sounds like Kallista, Callysta and Callesta. Other similar baby names are Carlista, Callida, Kallysta, Kallesta, Kalista, Calysta, Calisto, Calissa, Calesta and Kallita.


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

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