Calla Name Meaning & More
More about the name Calla:
The name Calla is a girl’s name meaning “beauty” and is of Greek origin. There are also several other origins for the name calla. Calla may be related to the Italian surname Callà, from two habitational names from the towns Catllà, or and El Catllar. In Swedish Calla is a short form of Carolina and an alternate form of Kalle, which is given name and surname. It is also a diminutive form of Irish Caoileann. The name Calla is also the name of the calla lily flower. Calla lilies are gracefully shaped flowers that come in a range of colors, from white and pale pink to deep burgundy. The blooms are truly timeless; they were mentioned through history in Greek and Roman mythology as linked to both Hera, the goddess of marriage and birth, and Venus, the goddess of love and beauty.
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