Calista Surname History
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Calista Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Calista can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Calista may be in dispute based on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Calista Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Calista come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is useful to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Calista originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
Calista Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Calista were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Calista. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Calista surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Calista vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries across time.
Last names similar to CalistaCalistan, Caliste, Caliste Frederick, Calistene, Calister, Calisterio, Calisterra, Calisti, Calistina, Calistina luttrull, Calistino, Calistiran, Calistirmak, Calisto, Calisto Depriece, Calisto galaio, Caliston, Calistonava, Calistra, Calistraw
Calista Family Tree
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- Susan Calista Woolley 1858 - 1926
- Cordelia Calista Morley Smith 1823 - 1915
- Catherine Calista Breese 1840 - 1918
- Marie Calista Moisan Dubeau 1822 - 1898
- Harriette Calista Hayden Wainwright
- Tamma Calista Eddy
- Abbie Calista Montague
- Elethra Calista Bunker Earl
- Clarissa Calista Waters
- Anna Calista Meacham