Kalliope Name Meaning & Origin

Kalliope

Pronunciation: kə-LIY-oh-pee (key)

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It is pronounced kah-LYE-oh-pee (in English) or kah-lee-OH-pee (in Greek).

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One of the nine Muses. Daughter of Zeus and Titaness Mnemosyne. Kalliope is the muse of heroic poetry and beautiful voice. She had one mortal son named Orpheus, who voice was a beautiful as his mother's.

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Calliope "Callie" Stephanides, protagonist of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "Middlesex"
Calliope "Callie" Torres, supporting character on Grey's Anatomy

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