Callisto 🔥

Gender: Female Meaning of Callisto: "most beautiful" Origin of Callisto: Greek mythology

Callisto Origin and Meaning

The name Callisto is a girl's name meaning "most beautiful".

Best known as one of the moons of Jupiter, Callisto was a nymph coveted by Zeus who was turned into a bear by Hera, becoming the Great Bear (Ursa Major) constellation.

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fearlessfirefly Says:


It ends with a long O sound.

RoddyThlayli Says:


In Greek mythology, Callisto was a lover of Zeus who Hera turned into a bear. Zeus made her into a constellation.

Zoey_Artemisia Says:


I really like this name with the cute nickname Callie

Guest Says:


Does this name end with a short vowel 'o' or a long vowel, like too? I prefer the short vowel but idk which ones correct.

Sorceress Says:


Lovely name. Though Kallista sounds prettier, I prefer 'original' spelling.