Gender: Female Meaning of Calixta: "most beautiful" Origin of Calixta: Greek

Calixta Origin and Meaning

The name Calixta is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "most beautiful".

Calista Flockhart may have made her variation of this beautiful Greek name familiar to modern Americans, but the even-edgier x version was the name of an earlier feminist heroine: a character in Kate Chopin's The Storm.

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I'm a Banana Says:


I love it!

katinka Says:


Love this name, as well as the variant spelling Callixta. Callie is a sweet and not overdone (yet!) nickname which makes this feel more wearable.

jordalini Says:


I want to like this name, but I just don't.