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 #2679 overall ↓↓ -154

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 2687 ↓ -21
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 1712 ↓ -79
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2229 ↓↓ -201
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1567 ↓ -47
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3153 ↓ -68
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 2112 ↓ -96
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 3431 ↓↓ -544
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 2545 ↓↓ -184
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 5151 ↑↑ 1441
  • 🇫🇷 France: 2644 ↓ -63
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 2069 ↓↓ -134
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 781 ↓ -13
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 492 ↑↑ 7017
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1050 ↓ -80
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 4111 ↓ -94
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1487 ↓↓ -142
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 4323 ↓↓ -339
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 4886 ↑↑ 2168
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 2050 ↓↓ -191

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