GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Καλλιστω (Ancient Greek)
Meaning & History
Derived from Greek καλλιστος (kallistos) meaning "most beautiful". In Greek mythology Kallisto was a nymph who was loved by Zeus. She was changed into a she-bear by Hera, and subsequently became the Great Bear constellation. This was also an ancient Greek personal name.
Related Names
VARIANT: Callisto (Greek Mythology)