Given Name CALOGERO

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Italian
PRONOUNCED: ka-lo-JE-ro  [details]

Meaning & History

From the Late Latin name Calogerus which meant "beautiful elder" from Greek καλος (kalos) "beautiful" and γερων (geron) "old man, elder". This was the name of a 5th-century saint, a hermit of Sicily.
FEMININE FORM: Calogera
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Calogerus (Late Roman)

Categories

beautiful, beauty, saints
Entry updated December 8, 2017