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Callum - Meaning of Callum

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Meaning of the name Callum

[ 2 syll. cal-lum, ca-ll-um ] The baby boy name Callum is pronounced as KAEL-ahM †. Callum is used mostly in English and Scottish, and its language of origin is Latin and Celtic.

Callum is a spelling variant of the English and Scottish name Calum.

Callum is also a derivative of the English and Scottish name Malcolm.

Callum is somewhat popular as a baby name for boys. The name has been rising in popularity since the 2000s; prior to that, it was of sporadic use only. At the modest peak of its usage in 2012, 0.013% of baby boys were named Callum. It ranked at #810 then. Out of the group of boy names directly related to Callum, Malcolm was the most commonly used in 2012. The name was twice as popular as Callum in that year.

Baby names that sound like Callum include Calem, Callom, Calum (English and Scottish), Kallum (English and Scottish), Caalum (Scottish), Caelan (Scottish), Caellom, Caellum, Cailan, Cailean (Gaelic and Scottish), Cailen, Caillom, Caillum, Calam, Calan, Calen (English), Calhoon, Calhoun (English), Calhoune, and Calim.

† Pronunciation for Callum: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)"

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