"black one"

Kali Origin and Meaning

The name Kali is a girl's name of Sanskrit origin meaning "black one".
Cute name but be warned: Kali is the Hindu goddess of destruction, the fierce side of the goddess Devi.
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Famous People Named Kali

  • Kali HawkAmerican actress (pronounced like Callie)
  • Kali Uchis (born Karly Loaiza)Colombian,American singer
  • Kali Ann RobinsonClark (b. 2019), daughter of We The Kings frontman Travis Clark and actress Jenny Robinson,Clark

Kali in Pop Culture

  • Kalicharacter on TV's "Teen Wolf"
  • Kalicharacter on TV's "Supernatural"
  • Madame Kali aka Evelyn Poolecharacter on TV's "Penny Dreadful"
  • Kalithe Hindu goddess who wears a necklace of skulls that can instantaneously change into blooming flowers and then back to skulls again. She is usually depicted with four hands; one of her right hands says "Don't be afraid" and the other offers you a bowl of rice. However, one of her left hands holds a sword and in the other is a human head. Kali brings love, ecstasy, and life, but she also brings darkness, terror, and death. She is the natural cycle of life and death.
  • Kali Belladonnacharacter on Rooster Teeth's "RWBY"
  • Kali Prasadcharacter on Netflix's Stranger Things