Name: Callisto

Origin and Meaning of the Name Callisto

  • Meaning:
    Most beautiful
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    (kah LISS toe)
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Miscellaneous Info for Callisto

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    English speaking countries
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    In Greek mythology, Callisto ("most beautiful") was a nymph of Artemis.

    Callisto is also a moon of the planet Jupiter, discovered in 1610 by Galileo Galilei. It is the third-largest moon in the solar system, about 99% the size of the planet Mercury but much less massive.

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