Gender Feminine
Scripts Καλλιρρόη(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. kə-LIR-o-ee(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From the Greek name Καλλιρρόη (Kallirrhoe), derived from the word καλλίρρους (kallirrhous) meaning "beautiful flowing". This was the name of several characters in Greek mythology, including a daughter of Achelous. A small moon of Jupiter is named after her.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesKallirroi(Greek)
User SubmissionCallirrhoé


Entry updated April 25, 2021