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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Calel

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  • A user from Israel says the name Calel is of Hebrew origin and means "Is a central/Eastern European spelling of Tzalel, short of Betzalel, a biblical name".
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Calel

Calel was born on September 8th, 1916 in Otwock. He breathed his last breath in 1944.


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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Calel U.S.
  White 2.06% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.03% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 95.68% 16.26%

Of Last Name Calel

People with the last name Calel are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Calel

  • How Popular is the name Calel? Calel is the 35,599th most popular name of all time. As a last name Calel was the 44,270th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Calel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 107 babies born with the first name Calel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Calel to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Calel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2004 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Calel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Calel is Wednesday, October 3rd, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Calel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Calel was in 2015 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Calel: Your name in reverse order is Lelac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cllea. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Calel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 486 people with the last name Calel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Calel? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Calel as their last name since less than 1 person in 625k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Past life for Calel born Aug 14, 1998

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Spain approximately on 1350. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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