Meaning : Beautiful voiced, Beautiful voice, Beautiful Voiced,

Origin : Greek, Greek Mythology (Latinized),

Pronunciation : Kahl lee o peh, kə-LIE-ə-pee (English)  ,

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Calliope Expression, Calliope Soul Urge, Calliope Inner Dream


Numerology information Calliope:

numerologyName Number: 1 Meaning: Individual, Masculine, Logic, Self, Active, Leadership, Initiative, Assertive


Additional information Calliope:

additionalAlso a musical instrument on a merry-go-round. First of the nine Muses in Greek mythology.

additionalCalliope is an uncommon baby girl's name of Greek origin and an alternative spelling of Kalliope. In Greek mythology, Kalliope was the eldest of the seven muses and stood for the epic poetry.

additionalGreek Meaning: The name Calliope is a Greek baby name. In Greek the meaning of the name Calliope is: Beautiful voice. A mythological muse for epic poetry.

additionalLatin Meaning: The name Calliope is a Latin baby name. In Latin the meaning of the name Calliope is: Muse of epic poetry.

additionalLatinized form of KALLIOPE


Definition funny of Calliope:

urban1. The eldest and wisest of the Nine Muses of Greek mythology. She is the muse of epic poetry, commonly known as Homer's muse, being the inspiration for Homer's Iliad and Odyssey. 2. A type of musical instrument which produces sound by sending a gas (either steam or, more recently, compressed air) through large whistles. 3. Title of a story in Neil Gaiman's Sandman graphic novels, in which the Greek muse Calliope is featured - although here she is misidentified as the youngest muse.

urbanDaughter of Zeus and Mnemosyne and mother of Orpheus, Calliope is the eldest and wisest of the muses.

urbanAn amazing girl. She is really smart. Usually writes left handed. Gets butterflies that makes her blush a beautiful cherry red. Looks amazing. Can practically control a guy just by looking at them. And has a smile and eyes you can stare at forever.

urbanDude that Calliope is amazing!

urbanCalliope projects in Uptown New Orleans, Louisiana. C-murder, Master-P, Silkk the Shocker, and the Neville Brothers are all from Calliope.

urban"Knuckle up nigga, knuckle up nigga I'm a Calliope nigga now what nigga I say boot up or shut up or bitch get cha life lit up Yeah ya heard me Where they at, where they at, where they at nigga Get the gat, get the gat, get the gat nigga Ain't no nigga like a Calliope nigga Cuz a Calliope nigga is the shit Ain't no nigga like a no limit nigga Don't start no shit won't be no shit I said bitch get off me, bitch get off me (take it outside) Them hoes, hoes ain't nothin but hoes" "That Calliope" C-Murder

urban1- The youngest of the nine Muses of greek mythology. She is also known as Homer's muse because she inspired him to write the Illiade. 2- Type of musical instrumente. 3- Title of an issue of Vertigo's The Sandman by Neil Gaiman.


Expression information Calliope:

expressionPeople with this name tend to initiate events, to be leaders rather than followers, with powerful personalities. They tend to be focused on specific goals, experience a wealth of creative new ideas, and have the ability to implement these ideas with efficiency and determination. They tend to be courageous and sometimes aggressive. As unique, creative individuals, they tend to resent authority, and are sometimes stubborn, proud, and impatient.


Soul information Calliope:

soulPeople with this name have a deep inner desire to create and express themselves, often in public speaking, acting, writing or singing. They also yearn to have beauty around them in their home and work environment.


Songs about Calliope:

songsCalliope by Nox Arcana from the Album Carnival of Lost Souls

songsBack a Town (Calliope Driveway) [Explicit] by Magnolia Shorty from the Album New Orleans Bounce Essentials, Vol. 3 [Explicit]

songsIn the Good Old Summertime Calliope by Big Top from the Album Circus Music

songsCalliope Meets Frank by Natalie Haas Alasdair Fraser from the Album Fire & Grace

songsCarnival Of Souls - Theatre Organ & Calliope (Instrumental) by Verne Langdon from the Album Verne Langdon Carnival Of Souls Collection

songsCalliope by Tom Waits from the Album Blood Money

songsMerry-Go-Round Music: Over the Waves "Calliope" by Unspecified from the Album Sounds of Carnival


Books about Calliope:

booksCalliope by Katrina Fiorella (Oct 1, 2014)

booksDeath's Daughter (A Calliope Reaper-Jones Novel) by Amber Benson (Feb 24, 2009)

booksThe Golden Age of Death (A Calliope Reaper-Jones Novel) by Amber Benson (Feb 26, 2013)

booksSerpent's Storm (A Calliope Reaper-Jones Novel) by Amber Benson (Feb 22, 2011)

booksCat's Claw (A Calliope Reaper-Jones Novel) by Amber Benson (Feb 23, 2010)

booksHow to be Death (A Calliope Reaper-Jones Novel) by Amber Benson (Feb 28, 2012)

booksThe Secret Bliss of Calliope Ipswich (Three Little Girls Dressed in Blue Book 2) by Marcia Lynn McClure (Aug 18, 2014)


Movies about Calliope:

moviesThomas & Friends: Day of the Diesels 2011 NR - Runtime: 57 mins Starring: Michael Angelis, Alec Baldwin, et al. Directed by: David Baas, David Mitton, David Stoten, et al.

moviesThomas & Friends: The Birthday Express 2011 NR - Runtime: 45 mins Starring: Michael Angelis, Alec Baldwin, et al. Directed by: David Baas, David Mitton, David Stoten, et al.

moviesThomas the Tank Engine: Thomas and the Treasure 2008 Unrated - Runtime: 50 mins Starring: Alec Baldwin, George Carlin, et al. Directed by: n/a

moviesStraight from the Projects - Rappers that Live the Lyrics: Calliope, New Orleans 2002 NR - Runtime: 48 mins Starring: C-Murder and Ice-T

moviesCalliope Var - Hood Star DVD R - Starring: Calliope Var



Wiki information Calliope:

Musical instrument, Musical Performance Role

A calliope is a musical instrument that produces sound by sending a gas, originally steam or more recently compressed air, through large whistles—originally locomotive whistles. A calliope is typically very loud. Even some small calliopes are audible...

Person Or Being In Fiction, Name source, Literature Subject, Musical Performance Role

In Greek mythology, Calliope was the muse of epic poetry, daughter of Zeus and Mnemosyne, and is believed to be Homer's muse for the Iliad and the Odyssey . One account says Calliope was the lover of the war god Ares, and bore him several sons:...

Comments and insights on the name Calliope:

Pronounced Kah-ly-ah-pee. (Same ending as Penelope, if that helps!)

Calliope was the Greek muse of epic/heroic poetry.

Personal experiences with the name Calliope:
Nicknames for Calliope:

I have heard Calliope is a fairly common name in Greece, and many of the girls go by the name Poppy.
Allia (ah-LYE-uh)
Allie or Ally

Meanings and history of the name Calliope:

Greek muse of epic and heroic poetry

also the name for the instrument, similar in sound to an organ, that provides music for carousels and similar carnival rides

Famous real-life people named Calliope:
Calliope in song, story & screen:

Calliope is the name of the main character in Jeffrey Eugenides' Pulitzer Prize winning novel Middlesex. The character is born with ambiguous genitalia and is raised as a girl though she is genetically male.
Dr. Calliope "Callie" Torrez is a character in the TV series, "Grey's Anatomy".