Kate

♀ Name Kate – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Kate

Kate is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Kate

Kate is an English form of Katherine, which derived from the Greek name Aikaterine / Αἰκατερίνη, which derived from the Greek name Hekaterine / Ἑκατερινη and from Hekate / Ἑκάτη, the Greek goddess of magic.

Meaning of Kate

Kate means “pure” (from ancient Greek “katharós/κᾰθᾰρός”), “each of the two” (from ancient Greek “hekáteros/ἑκᾰ́τερος”), “one hundred” (from ancient Greek “hekatón/ἑκᾰτόν”), “far away” (from ancient Greek “hekás/ἑκᾰ́ς”), but as well “torture” (from ancient Greek “aikíā/αἰκῐ́ᾱ”).

Pronunciation of Kate

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Name Statistic: Kate is ranked #2589 overall ↓ -64

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 2679 ↓ -13
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 1635 ↓ -2
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2086 ↓ -58
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1514 ↑ 6
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3136 ↓ -51
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 2052 ↓ -36
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 2864 ↑ 23
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 2468 ↓↓ -107
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 6041 ↑↑ 551
  • 🇫🇷 France: 2618 ↓ -37
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1941 ↓ -6
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 768 ↔ 0
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 7419 ↑ 90
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1001 ↓ -31
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 3992 ↑ 25
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1422 ↓ -77
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 4059 ↓ -75
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 5757 ↑↑ 1297
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1924 ↓ -65

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