California is a female given name and is of Spanish origin. It means mythical island. Pronounced as Ka-li-for-n-ya, the name is currently not in the top 1000 of NameChef Most Popular Baby Names and not in the top 1000 of U.S birth chart.
The name California originates from a Spanish romance novel. In the novel, it was the name of a mythical island where only black warrior women live there.
California is a girl's name.
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