Diminutive of Calvin
"dog; whole heart"

Cal Origin and Meaning

The name Cal is a boy's name .

A homey sitting-by-the fire-type nickname name.

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Famous People Named Cal

  • Calvin Edwin "Cal" Ripken Jr.American baseball player
  • Calvin Edwin "Cal" Ripken Sr.American baseball player
  • Robert Calvin "Cal" HubbardAmerican NFL player and baseball umpire
  • Calvin "Cal" ScrubyAmerican hip,hop artist
  • Cal Smith (born Calvin Grant Shofner)American country music singer
  • John Calvin "Cal" ThomasAmerican columnist and pundit
  • Calvin Coolidge "Cal" WorthingtonAmerican car dealer famous for his commercials
  • Calvin M. "Cal" DooleyU.S. Congressman from California
  • Callen Radcliffe "Cal" Tjader Jr.American jazz musician
  • Callahan "Cal" O'ReillyCanadian ice hockey player
  • Silent Calnickname for U.S. President Calvin Coolidge
  • Callum AireyYouTube personality known as Calfreezy
  • ^v not the same personalthough they do live together
  • Callum McGinleyYouTube personality known as Callux

Cal in Pop Culture

  • Cal Lightmanmain character on TV's "Lie to Me"
  • Caledon "Cal" Hockleycharacter in movie "Titanic"
  • Judge Calcharacter in Judge Dredd comics
  • "Cal" 1984 Irish movie and novel by Bernard MacLaverty
  • "Cal" short story about a robot by Isaac Asimov
  • Cal Morrisoncharacter in TV's "Orphan Black"
  • Calvin "Cal" Zabo/Johnsoncharacter in Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
  • Caleb 'Cal' Traskcharacter in John Steinbeck's 'East of Eden'
  • Tiberias "Cal" Calorecharacter from novel Red Queen
  • Cal Weavermain character in film "Crazy, Stupid, Love"