Baby name Callum
Description: Variant spelling of Calum, the Scottish Gaelic form of the Late Latin personal name Columba ‘dove’. Popular among early Christians due to the link between the dove and gentleness, peace and purity, Columba was borne by a saint born in Donegal in 521 into a noble family. Trained in priesthood from an early age, he went on to found monastery schools at Durrow, Kells and Derry, then sailed to Scotland to spread the word of Christianity.
Statistics for Callum
From 1996 to 2015 the name 'Callum' was given to 62.649 Boys, representing 0,98% of the total 6.402.657 Boys registered since 1996.
Registrations by Year of name 'Callum'
This chart shows the registrations of name 'Callum' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that the registrations name 'Callum' varied from 798 to 5.600 per year.
Rank Popularity by Year of name 'Callum'
This chart shows the popularity of name 'Callum' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that name 'Callum' varied from rank 8 to 83.