Calypso may refer to:

  • Calypso (mythology), a nymph in Greek mythology who lived on an island


  • Calypso, an area and a cave in Gozo, Malta
  • Calypso, North Carolina, a town in the United States
  • Calypso Deep, the deepest point of the Mediterranean Sea


  • Calypso (moon), a natural satellite of Saturn
  • Calypso (plant), an orchid genus containing a single species Calypso bulbosa


  • "Calypso" (Ulysses episode), an episode in James Joyce's novel Ulysses
  • Calypso (book), 2018 essay collection by David Sedaris
  • Calypso (comics), Marvel Comics character

    Companies and brands

  • Calypso Park, a Canadian theme waterpark
  • Calypso Technology, an American financial services application software company
  • Calypso (camera), an underwater camera — a precursor to the Nikonos camera
  • Calypso (electronic ticketing system), an electronic ticketing system for public transport
  • Ultracraft Calypso, a Belgian light aircraft design
  • Calypso (email client), later called Courier


  • Calypso music, a genre of Trinidadian folk music
  • Banda Calypso, a Brazilian musical duo
  • Calypso (album), by Harry Belafonte


  • "Calypso" (John Denver song), written as a tribute to Jacques-Yves Cousteau and his research ship Calypso
  • "Calypso" (Spiderbait song), a 1997 single by Australian alt-rock band Spiderbait
  • "Calypso" (Luis Fonsi and Stefflon Don song), 2018
  • "Calypso", a song by France Gall
  • "Calypso", a song by Jean-Michel Jarre from Waiting for Cousteau
  • "Calypso", a song by Suzanne Vega from Solitude Standing
  • "Calipso" (song), a 2019 song by Charlie Charles and Dardust featuring Sfera Ebbasta, Mahmood and Fabri Fibra
  • Chalypso, a dance


  • MS The Calypso, a cruise ship
  • HMS Calypso, the name of a number of British Royal Navy ships
  • RV Calypso, a 1942 British minesweeper and later an oceanographic research ship operated by Jacques-Yves Cousteau
  • USS Calypso, the name of various United States Navy ships
  • MV Calypsoland, a ferry of E. Zammit & Sons Ltd and later the Gozo Channel Line between 1969 and 1984
  • Calypso, a name given by Sunita Williams to the CST-100 Starliner spacecraft used for the Boeing Orbital Flight Test in 2019
  • UNS Calypso, fictitious starship commanded by the player in the 1994 sci-fi strategy game Alien Legacy
  • French submarine Calypso


  • Calypso, a Pirates of the Caribbean character
  • Calypso (TV series), a Venezuelan telenovela

  • Calypso, a character from the Twisted Metal video game series

    Related spellings

  • Kalypso (software), an open source modelling software
  • 53 Kalypso, an asteroid
  • CALIPSO, NASA's "Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observations" satellite
  • Kalypso Media, a video game developer