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Cal Meaning


What does Cal mean?

The name Cal is of English origin.

The meaning of Cal is "little bald one".

Cal is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 3 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Cal.

The Given Name Cal

Cal is a diminutive of Calvin. See Calvin for further details.

Cal is a name with authenticness.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Cal Hubbard, Cal MacAninch, and Cal Ripken Jr..

Cal Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 1,201 in baby name popularity for boys with 156 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,252 in baby name popularity for boys with 144 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Cal has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Cal Name Popularity Page.

Cal Related Names

Cal is a diminutive of Calvin.

Famous Cals

  • Cal Hubbard ~ Football Player
  • Cal MacAninch ~ Actor
  • Cal Ripken Jr. ~ Baseball Player

Cal Numerology

What will your new littleCal be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Cal are often loyal and gentle but most of all they are read more >>

Cal Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Cal in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Cal.

Just for fun, see the name Cal in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Cal in Nautical Flags page.