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Gender: Male Pronunciation: CAL-en Meaning of Callen: "rock" Origin of Callen: Gaelic Callen's Popularity in 2017: #570

The name Callen is a boy's name of Gaelic origin meaning "rock". Callen is ranked #570 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like C or K -- Your Choice and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

From the experts:

Callen is a unisex Gaelic name growing in popularity here. Its newfound trendiness is possibly related to the Chris O'Donnell character on "NCIS: Los Angeles", known only as G. Callen. Jazz musician Cal Tjader's full name is Callen.

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Famous People Named Callen

Callen Radcliffe "Cal" Tjader Jr., American jazz musician
Callen Christian Brees, son of football player Drew Brees

Pop Culture References for the name Callen

Grisha Alexandrovich Nikolaev "G" Callen, Special Agent from "NCIS: Los Angeles"