US Popularity:5289
Origin:Indian
Other Origin(s):German, Hawaiian, Sanskrit
Meaning:The black one; Hesitating; Tomorrow; Free man
Kalli is a gender-neutral baby name with Sanskrit, Hindi, Hawaiian, and German origins. Kalli is a great title for those seeking to pay homage to their Eastern roots or their Hindi-speaking relatives with its Hindi meaning of “the black one.” Besides this definition, the name Kalli most commonly means “tomorrow” in Sanskrit, a little reminder for baby to keep setting goals, helping them look forward to tomorrow. This name may also have strong Hawaiian roots, meaning “hesitating,” as well as German roots, meaning “free man,” which can give baby a little nudge to believe in themselves no matter what. With a name as wise and as traveled as Kalli, you won’t go wrong.

Kalli Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Kalli is currently #4016 on The Bump
Boy:Kalli is currently #2247 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Kalli is currently #2704 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Kalli is currently #5289 in U.S. births
Girl:Kalli is currently #3025 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
2023
#5474
in 2023
- 121
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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