Calì


Calì

Calì, also written in english as Cali, is a italian surname, widespread mainly in the ionian side of Sicily.For the surname Calì is assumed the origin of the greek word kalos (beautiful), or from its Sanskrit root kali, "time".

The surname refers to:

* Antonio Calì (1788 - 1828), Italian painter and sculptor
* Francesco Calì (1882 - 1949), Italian footballer, first captain of the Italian national team
* Carmen Cali (born 1978), American baseball player
* Gaspare Calì (born 1947), Italian painter
* Gaetano Emanuel Calì, (1885 - 1936), Italian composer and orchestra conductor
* Giulio Calì (death 1967), Italian actor
* Giuseppe Calì (1846 – 1930), Maltese painter
* Giuseppe Cali (golfer) (born 1952), Italian golfer
* Joe Cali, industrial designer
* Joe Cali, (born 1960), Author
* Joseph Cali (born 1950), American actor
* Santo Calì (1918 - 1972), Italian poet and novelist

Cali, as a first name, may refer to:
* Cali Timmins (born 1963), Canadian actress

See also

* Jua Cali, (born 1979), Kenyan musician
* Cali (singer), a French singer


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  • Cali — Cali …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Cali P — Cali P, eigentlich: Pierre Nanon (* 1985 in Guadeloupe), ist ein Schweizer Dancehall und Reggae Sänger aus Zürich. Leben und Karriere Pierre Nanon wurde 1985 in Guadeloupe als Kind eines Vaters aus Guadeloupe und einer Schweizer Mutter geboren.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cali — (del sup. ár. and. «alqalí», cl. «qili», sosa, a través del lat. cient.) m. Quím. Álcali. * * * cali. m. Quím. álcali. * * * ► C. del O de Colombia, cap. del departamento de Valle del Cauca, a orillas del río homónimo; 1 429 026 h. Centro minero …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • cali — Element prim de compunere savantă cu semnificaţia frumos . [var. cal , calo . / < fr., it. cal(o) < gr. kallos – frumos]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 25.11.2004. Sursa: DN  CALI /CALO elem. frumos, estetic . (< fr. calli , callo , cf. gr.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Cali — El nombre de esta ciudad colombiana es voz llana: [káli]. No es correcta, pues, la forma aguda ⊕ Calí (pron. ⊕ [kalí]) …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • Cali — Ca li, n. (Hindoo Myth.) The tenth avatar or incarnation of the god Vishnu. [Written also {Kali}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cali [1] — Cali (Sant Jagod de C.), Stadt im Departement Cauca der südamerikanischen Republik Neu Granada am Jamondi u. dem Westabhange der Anden; Ackerbau, Viehzucht, Handel; 6000 Ew …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Cali [2] — Cali, so v.w. Kali …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon


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