Cali

Cali - A very unique female name



  Jan 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Cali appeared on the charts for the first time in 1974 on position #2688. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Cali and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Cali? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Cali. The baby girl name Cali was given to 906 baby girls in 2012, ranking #331 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,560 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Cali peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 331.



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Cali is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Cali is currently topping the baby name charts in West Virginia at position #196 - and is the least popular in Oregon at position #727.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Cali is where you live.


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Cali origin and meaning

Cali is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Cali, pop culture references for the name Cali and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Cali

We've found the following names that sound similar to Cali, sorted by popularity.

Chloe / Cecilia / Cecelia / Celia / Callie / Cleo / Cecile / Cayla / Caylee / Cecily /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012331
2011387
2010414
2009438
2008426
2007483
2006608
2005624
2004758
2003796
2002830
2001921
2000830
1999808
1998897
19971023
19961108
19951236
19941466
19931472
19921352
19911485
19901164
19891282
19882240
19871366
19861714
19851250
19842820
19832917
19823013
19742688

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
West Virginia196
Alaska200
California217
Indiana218
Missouri218
Kentucky226
Ohio229
Arizona230
Tennessee255
North Carolina255
Maryland260
Arkansas266
Louisiana305
Florida315
Alabama349
Michigan356
Pennsylvania365
New Jersey371
Wisconsin373
Connecticut385
Georgia392
Kansas403
Massachusetts404
Illinois427
Virginia428
Idaho430
Utah444
Minnesota461
Nebraska465
Colorado484
Iowa521
Texas571
South Carolina582
Oklahoma591
New York598
Washington644
Oregon727

Even more about Cali


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Cali a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Cali?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Cali
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,560
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1974
2012 births +906

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