Name Kat Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Kat


Kat is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Kat?

Kat is a diminutive of the name Katherine, which is of Greek origin.

What does the name Kat mean?

Kat means “pure” (from ancient Greek “katharós/κᾰθᾰρός”), “each of the two”, “each singly” (from ancient Greek “hekáteros/ἑκᾰ́τερος”), “hundred” (from ancient Greek “hekatón/ἑκᾰτόν”), “far off” (from ancient Greek “hekás/ἑκᾰ́ς”), but as well “torture” (from ancient Greek “aikíā/αἰκῐ́ᾱ”). Besides, Kat could be from a Coptic name with the meaning “my consecration of your name”.

Pronunciation of Kat

Variants of the name Kat

Cat Cath Kaat

Popularity of the name Kat

The name Kat is ranked #5791 overall.

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