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About the name Caleb
The meaning of the name Caleb: Whole Hearted
The origin of the name Caleb: Hebrew
Alternate spellings of Caleb: Kaleb, Kalib
People who like the name Caleb also like:
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Caleb is a name with Hebrew origins. The meaning of the name Caleb is Whole Hearted and is derived from the Hebrew words “Col” (all or whole) and “Lev” (heart). The most common variations of the name Caleb are Kaleb and Kalib. Common nicknames include Cal, Cale, and Cay.

Famous Calebs include politicians (Caleb Atwater, Caleb Banks), the inventor of Pepsi (Caleb Bradham), and author Caleb Carr. Athletes include Caleb Binge, Caleb Folan, and Caleb Hanie. Caleb Cheeshahteaumuck was the first Native American to graduate from Harvard.

Fictional characters named Caleb include Caleb Garth from Middlemarch, Caleb Trask from East of Eden, and Caleb Bradley from The Fountainhead. There were also characters named Caleb on Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Pretty Little Liars, and The O.C.

People who like the name Caleb tend to like names that are traditional or with Hebrew origins.

Caleb Stats
Caleb is on 14,512 BN name lists
Caleb is currently #13 on the BN charts
Caleb is currently #37 in U.S. births
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Songs about Caleb
Caleb Meyer - Gillian Welch