Calla Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Calla:
Pet form of any of the names beginning with the element Cal-. Alternatively, Calla is borrowed from the type of lily prized for its beauty.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Nicknames for Calla
Cali, Cal, Al, Allie, Calla-Lily, Cal-Cal
- Meanings and history of the name Calla
Calla is of Greek origin, and its meaning is "beauty".
- Famous real-life people named Calla
Calla Haynes, fashion designer, labels include CALLA and Honest by CALLA
- Calla in song, story & screen
Main character in the novel "The Crowning Glory of Calla Lily Ponder" by Rebecca Wells
Calla, Princess of Dunwyn, from the Disney television series "Adventures of the Gummi Bears"
Calla from The Raven Cycle series by Maggie Stiefvater