Kalliope Name Meaning & Origin

Kalliope

Pronunciation: kə-LIY-oh-pee (key)

Related Names:

Caliope, Calliope

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

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Meanings and history of the name Kalliope

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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Kalliope in song, story & screen

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

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