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Girl Name: Kalista

Name: Kalista
Pronunciation: \k(a)-lis-ta, kal(i)-sta\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: cup; fairest, most beautiful
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Kalysta, Kalesta
Similar Names: Kalissa, Kalisa
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 83174


Kalista \k(a)-lis-ta, kal(i)-sta\ as a girl's name is a variant of Calista (Latin, Greek) and Kallista (Greek), and the meaning of Kalista is "cup; fairest, most beautiful".

The baby name Kalista sounds like Kalysta and Kalesta. Other similar baby names are Kalissa and Kalisa.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Kalista.


Kalista is not a popular first name for women but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#83174 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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