Name
CAL

Name CAL

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 2,478 births of Cal in the countries below, which represents an average of 18 births of children bearing the first name Cal per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 120 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Cal   
In Italiano Nome Cal   


Information about the first name Cal

The first name Cal has been assigned to:
99.96% to boys
0.04% to girls
The country where the first name Cal is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 3 letters including 1 vowel and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Cal

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Cal : Cla, Lac, Lca

Anacyclics of the first name Cal

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Cal: Lac

Cal in Japanese *

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Katakanaカル
Hiraganaかる
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Cal in sign language

Cal in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Cal

US English
Etymology src :
  • From an abbreviation of calcium hydroxide.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • cal (plural cals)
  • Abbreviation of calorie.
  • Abbreviation of caliber.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • cal (uncountable)
  • (mining, archaic, Britain, dialect, Cornwall) wolfram, an ore of tungsten
  • (Can we find and add a quotation of Simmonds to this entry?)
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • cal (uncountable)
  • calcium hydroxide, slaked lime
Anagrams src :
  • ACL, CLA, LAC, LAc, LCA, Lac, alc, lac
Anagrams src :
  • ACL, CLA, LAC, LAc, LCA, Lac, alc, lac
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /kæl/
  • Rhymes: -æl
Proper noun src :
  • Cal
  • A short form of the male given names Caleb, Calum or Calvin.
  • A diminutive of the female given name Caroline.
  • (informal) University of California, Berkeley
  • (informal, uncommon) California.
FR French
Noun src :
  • cal m (plural cals)
  • callus (hardened part of the skin)
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /kal/
General
Etymology src :
  • From Late Latin caballus (“horse”), from Latin caballus (“pack horse”).
ES Spanish
Etymology src :
  • From Vulgar Latin cals, from Latin calx, from Ancient Greek χάλιξ (khálix, “pebble”).
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • cal f (uncountable)
  • lime (calcium oxide)
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • Rhymes: -al
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • Rhymes: -al
Etymology (Symbol) src :
  • cal
  • Symbol of caloría
Dalmatian
Etymology src :
Etymology (Conjunction) src :
  • cal
  • as
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • cal
  • road, street
Polish
Noun src :
  • cal m inan
  • inch (unit of measure)
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /t͡sal/
PT Portuguese
Etymology src :
  • From Old Portuguese cal, from Vulgar Latin cals, from Latin calx, from Ancient Greek χάλιξ (khálix, “pebble”).
Noun src :
  • cal f (plural cales or cais)
  • lime (calcium oxide)
Pronunciation src :
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈkaɫ/
  • Rhymes: -aɫ
  • (Brazil)
  • Rhymes: -aw
  • Hyphenation: cal
Galician
Etymology src :
  • From Old Galician / Old Portuguese, from Vulgar Latin cals, from Latin calx, from Ancient Greek χάλιξ (khálix, “pebble”).
Etymology src :
  • From Old Galician and Old Portuguese cãal, from Latin canalis. Doublet of canal.
Etymology src :
  • From Old Galician and Old Portuguese qual, from Latin quālis (“which”). Cognate with Portuguese qual and Spanish cual.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • cal m (plural cales)
  • lime (calcium oxide)
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈkal/
Etymology (Alternative forms) src :
  • canle
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • cal m or f (plural cales)
  • ditch
  • furrow
  • mill race
  • chute
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈkal/
Etymology (Alternative forms) src :
  • cual
Etymology (Pronoun) src :
  • cal
  • which (what one)
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈkal/
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • cal f (uncountable)
  • Abbreviation of caloría.
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈkal/
RO Romanian
Noun src :
  • cal m (plural cai)
  • horse
  • (chess) knight
Noun (Related terms) src :
  • călare
  • încăleca
Aromanian
Etymology src :
  • From Late Latin caballus (“horse”), from Latin caballus (“pack horse”). Compare Romanian cal.
Alternative forms src :
  • calu
Noun src :
  • cal m (plural calj)
  • horse
Noun (Related terms) src :
  • cãlãrets
  • cãlar/ncãlar
  • cãlãriu
  • ncalic
 

Popularity of the name Cal

Number of CAL births per year

Total births of Cal by country

Births with the first name Cal
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
2,111
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
167
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
110
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
32
1
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
30
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
16
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
5
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
4
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
2
0

Total births of Cal by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Cal
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2019
107
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
6
0
IEIreland
2019
5
0
ABAlberta
2019
2
0

Comments on the name Cal

Personalities with the first name Cal

There are 15 personalities with the first name Cal


Cal Crutchlow
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United kingdom
Motorcycle racer


Cal Ripken
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United states of america
Baseball player


Cal Niday
src

United states of america
Engineer Racing driver Formula one driver


Cal Worthington
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United states of america
Comedian Automobile salesperson


Cal Hubbard
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United states of america
Baseball player American football player


Cal O'reilly
src

Canada
Ice hockey player


Cal Clutterbuck
src

Canada
Ice hockey player


Cal Bowdler
src

Ireland United states of america
Basketball player


Cal Smith
src

United states of america
Singer Singer-songwriter Musician


Cal Strong
src

United states of america
Water polo player



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Cal
Full list of personalities with the first name Cal

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Cal

There are 140 actors and actresses with the first name Cal
Cal Sade
Cal Thomas
Cal Rein
Cal Macaninch
Cal Jammer
Cal Kuniholm
Cal Wilson
Cal Pritner
Cal Bartlett
Cal Bellini
Cal Duggan
Cal Bolder
Cal Whitehead
Cal Tjader
Cal Bowman
Cal Worthington
Cal Howard
Cal Shrum
Cal Tinney
Cal Mccord
Cal Mcgregor
Cal Mccrystal
Cal Short
Cal Seeley
Cal Schlesinger
Cal Saint John
Cal Rothenberg
Cal Kirby
Cal Jensen
Cal Hoffman

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Cal
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Cal

Rankings of first name CAL by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#583IE Ireland2019
#1206US United State of America2019
#1718AB Alberta2019
#3238GB United Kingdom2019
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name CAL (female) births over the last year available in each country






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