Calice Name Meaning & Origin

Calice

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Origin of the name Calista:

From the Greek Kallistō, a name meaning "she that is most beautiful," which is derived from kallos (beauty, beautiful). The name is borne in Roman mythology by a nymph, a daughter of the Arcadian king Lycaon, and mother of Arcas. Beloved by Jupiter, she was transformed into a she-bear by Juno and then placed among the constellations.

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The CALICE is an acronym for a collaboration of physicists working on the International Linear Collider.

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Callie

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French form of Calissa or Calista, meaning "most beautiful".

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Calice Becker, French master perfumer

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