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584
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kalliope

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  • A user from Florida, United States says the name Kalliope is of Greek origin and means "Beautiful voice".
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Wiktionary

From Ancient Greek Καλλιόπη (Kalliópē)

  1. (Greek mythology) Calliope, the Muse of epic poetry
  2. A female given name.

Notable Persons Named Kalliope

Kalliope Amorphous is an artist and photographer. Kalliope was born in 1978 in Providence, RI, United States.

Popularity:

How popular is the baby name Kalliope in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1922 7 7 0
1928 6 6 0
1929 6 6 0
1958 7 7 0
1967 5 5 0
1968 5 5 0
1970 6 6 0
1971 7 7 0
1972 5 5 0
1976 6 6 0
1980 5 5 0
1982 5 5 0
1988 5 5 0
1993 8 8 0
1995 7 7 0
1997 11 11 0
1998 6 6 0
1999 7 7 0
2000 6 6 0
2001 7 7 0
2002 6 6 0
2003 10 10 0
2004 14 14 0
2005 8 8 0
2006 9 9 0
2007 13 13 0
2008 13 13 0
2009 14 14 0
2010 20 20 0
2011 37 37 0
2012 36 36 0
2013 28 28 0
2014 46 46 0
2015 65 65 0
2016 62 62 0
2017 76 76 0

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Popularity of Kalliope as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Kalliope

  • How Popular is the name Kalliope? Kalliope is the 14,826th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kalliope have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 584 babies born with the first name Kalliope in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kalliope 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 Kalliope? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1922 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Kalliope first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kalliope is Thursday, March 15th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Kalliope born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kalliope was in 2017 with a total of 76 babies.
  • Random Kalliope Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kalliope is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Kalliope: Your name in reverse order is Epoillak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Liekploa. How do you pronounce that?

What Kalliopes Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Kalliope born Apr 5, 2013

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 Central England approximately on 1575. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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