Calcifer Name Meaning & Origin

Calcifer

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I happen to love this name, but most people I've asked have made the pronunciation comparison to a hybrid of calcium and the name Lucifer, and this connection unfortunately seems to turn people off pretty quickly.

Nicknames for Calcifer

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Meanings and history of the name Calcifer

The name of a fire demon in the fantasy novel "Howl's Moving Castle." It seems to be constructed on the demonic model of Lucifer ("bringing light"), but substituting the Latin root for heat ("calor") or possibly limestone ("calc-") in place of light.

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Calcifer is a fire demon in the movie Howl's Moving Castle.

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