Callie

Callie - A very unique female name



  Jun 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Callie, meaning beautiful, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #237. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Callie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Callie? 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 Callie. The baby girl name Callie was given to 1,398 baby girls in 2012, ranking #220 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,011 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Callie peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2011 on position 210.



Famous with this name

Callie Thorne
Callie Hernandez
Dayton Callie


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Callie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Callie is currently topping the baby name charts in Arkansas at position #74 - and is the least popular in New Mexico at position #483.

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 Callie is where you live.


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Callie origin and meaning

Callie is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means beautiful. To see famous people named Callie, pop culture references for the name Callie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Callie

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

Chloe / Cecilia / Cecelia / Celia / Cleo / Cecile / Cayla / Cali / 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
2012220
2011210
2010241
2009248
2008234
2007259
2006303
2005323
2004343
2003337
2002335
2001333
2000320
1999263
1998298
1997316
1996319
1995289
1994338
1993310
1992292
1991302
1990291
1989336
1988412
1987376
1986383
1985394
1984431
1983442
1982486
1981525
1980698
1979753
1978666
1977712
1976788
1975701
1974757
1973950
19721222
1971992
19701089
19691605
19681223
19671108
19661452
19651224
19641158
19631012
19621130
1961983
19601077
19591007
1958983
19571071
1956976
1955816
1954860
1953853
1952780
1951740
1950747
1949705
1948690
1947701
1946683
1945590
1944509
1943533
1942541
1941601
1940499
1939533
1938469
1937488
1936462
1935443
1934436
1933433
1932450
1931457
1930425
1929416
1928432
1927409
1926373
1925374
1924371
1923375
1922348
1921341
1920341
1919339
1918354
1917319
1916314
1915304
1914287
1913270
1912272
1911249
1910237

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Arkansas74
Wyoming87
Tennessee98
North Dakota127
North Carolina138
Indiana139
South Dakota142
Kansas149
Alabama149
West Virginia150
Delaware152
Massachusetts153
South Carolina158
Wisconsin160
Ohio161
Iowa168
Utah168
New Hampshire172
Pennsylvania173
Rhode Island175
Maine179
Missouri181
Kentucky185
Georgia190
Minnesota200
Nebraska206
Montana215
Maryland223
Hawaii230
Illinois231
Oklahoma233
Colorado237
Mississippi249
Louisiana271
Florida273
Virginia283
Michigan285
Connecticut294
Texas316
New Jersey357
Washington362
Arizona388
New York390
Oregon400
Idaho431
California445
New Mexico483

Even more about Callie


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 Callie 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 Callie?

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
2011
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Callie
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,011
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +1,398

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