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


Katy is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Katy?

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

What does the name Katy mean?

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

Pronunciation of Katy

Variants of the name Katy

Kathi Kathie Kathy Kati Katie

Popularity of the name Katy

The name Katy is ranked #1388 overall.

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