Name Calliope Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Calliope


Calliope is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Calliope

Calliope is a Latinized variant of the Greek name Kalliope. In Greek mythology, Kalliope was one of the nine muses and a goddess of epic poetry and eloquence. She is the mother of Orpheus and Linus.

What is the meaning of the name Calliope?

The name Calliope means “beautiful voice” or “beautiful-voiced” (from ancient Greek “kalós/καλός” = beautiful/noble + “óps/ὄψ” = voice).

Pronunciation of Calliope

Variants of the name Calliope

Caliope Kalliope

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Popularity of the name Calliope

The name Calliope is ranked #3993 overall.

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