Calia Name Meaning

Southern Italian: nickname from medieval Greek kaleas ‘good or beautiful person’ (from kalos ‘good’, ‘beautiful’ + the personalizing suffix -eas).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Cala, Cali, Celia, Cilia, Scalia, Malia, Calo, Caliva, Alia, Cale

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Calia Family Origin

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Calia Family Occupations

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  • Engineer

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

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In 1880, Engineer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Calia. The most common Calia occupation in the USA was Engineer. 50% of Calia's were Engineers.

Source: Census data for Calia | Data not to scale

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Calia Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Calia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Calia in 1963 was 73, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Calia

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