Calo Family History
Calo Name Meaning
Italian (southern; Calò) and Jewish (from Italy): from the personal name Calò based on Greek kalos ‘beautiful good’. For Jews this personal name represents a shortened form of Greek Kalonymos. Italian (southern; Calò): habitational name from Calò in Sicily. Galician: habitational name from a place called Calo in A Coruña province Galicia (Spain). Possibly also Catalan (Caló): habitational name from El Caló a place in Majorca.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022