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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Calip

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Alt. Meaning

C is for compatible, a friend's friend.

A is for articulate, a regular wordsmith

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

I is for imagination, never be afraid to share your ideas

P is for please, the way you always do.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Calip

Demetrius Calip is a basketball player for the Rapid City Thrillers, Los Angeles Lakers, Yakima Sun Kings, and Columbus Horizon. Demetrius was born on November 18th, 1969 in Flint, Michigan.


Brad Calip is an athlete for the Denver Gold, Tampa Bay Storm, and Cincinnati Rockers. His most notable accomplishments were from 1985 to 1993. Brad was born on December 12th, 1962 in Hobart, Oklahoma.


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Popularity of Calip as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Calip U.S.
  White 5.05% 64.26%
  African American 36.42% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 44.21% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.89% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 8.42% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Calip

People with the last name Calip are most frequently African American or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Calip

  • How Popular is the name Calip? Calip is the 68,047th most popular name of all time. As a last name Calip was the 45,105th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Calip have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14 babies born with the first name Calip in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Calip? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Calip first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Calip is Monday, March 30th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Calip born? The highest recorded use of the first name Calip was in 1914 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Calip: Your name in reverse order is Pilac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Acpli. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Calip? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 475 people with the last name Calip.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Calip? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Calip 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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  • 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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