Calypso Name Meaning & Origin

Calypso

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Nicknames for Calypso

Callie/Cally
Cal
Lypsy
Libby
Pippy/Pippa
Sunshine

Meanings and history of the name Calypso

In Greek mythology, the nymph who fell in love with Odysseus and kept him captive on her island. The name is believed to be an adaptation of the verb meaning to cover or conceal, thus "the concealer."

Famous real-life people named Calypso

Ship of Jacques Cousteau

Calypso in song, story & screen

Calypso, the sea nymph who held Odysseus captive on her island for seven years in The Odyssey

Calypso, from the Heroes of Olympus series by Rick Riordan

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