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Name Kate

Meaning:maybe the pureTools:

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About the name Kate in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:English
Diminutives:Katie, Katy
Is short form of:Katherine
Topics:Asteroid 2156 Kate, diameter 22.7 km, period 5.62 years
US 2013 rank:#184     ... 182:Alana, 183:Alivia, 184:Kate, 185:Luna, 186:Norah ...     Full US 2013 list
Similarly written:Käte, Kade, Kale, Kane, Kåre, Kase, Kata, Käthe, Katie, Kato     Details
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About Katherine, the group of names with the same origin as Kate

Meaning/translation:maybe the pure
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin:of debated origin; the Romans (falsely) interpreted it as deriving from Greek katharos (pure) and gave the name the form Katharina
 known from Saint Katharina of Alexandria (3th/4th century AD)
Words:katharos = pure  Old Greek
Topics:14 Holy Helpers
Variants' top ranks:1:Katharina Germany/West 1986,  1:Katrín Iceland 2013,  2:Katie Ireland 2004,  3:Catalina Chile 2007,  4:Kathrin Germany/West 1979,  5:Kathleen England+Wales 1914,  5:Katrine Denmark 1996,  7:Katrina Latvia 2009,  7:Caitlin Scotland 1999,  7:Katerina Czechia 2011
Somehow related to:Catalin, Karin
Old/original forms:Aikaterine Old Greek, Cateline Old French, Katharina Latin
Name variants:Caitlin, Caitlyn, Caitriona, Catalina, Catalina, Catarina, Catera, Caterina, Catharina, Catherina, Catherine, Cathérine, Cathleen, Cathrin, Cathrina, Cathrine, Cathy, Catia, Catrin, Catrina, Catriona, Ekaterina, Jekaterina, Kaat, Kaitlin, Kaitlyn, Kaitlynn, Kari, Kata, Katalin, Katalina, Katariina, Katarina, Katarzyna, Kate, Käte, Katelin, Katelyn, Katelynn, Katerina, Katerina, Katharina, Katharine, Käthe, Katherina, Katherine, Katheryn, Kathinka, Kathleen, Kathrin, Kathrina, Kathrine, Kathryn, Kathy, Katia, Katia, Katica, Katie, Katina, Katinka, Katja, Katjana, Katjuscha, Katjusha, Katlin, Katlyn, Katlynn, Katrien, Katrijn, Katrin, Katrín, Katrina, Katrine, Katy, Katya, Kerrin, Ketty, Kitti, Kitty, Nienke, Riina, Tina, Tinka, Trine, Yekaterina   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Kate

SeriesRankings
Australia/NSW2008 78,  2007 62,  2006 54,  2005 61,  2004 64,  2003 60,  2002 59,  2001 39
Canada/British Columbia2013 75,  2012 77,  2011 88,  2010 78,  2009 542008 58
England+Wales2004 91,  2003 72,  2002 81,  2001 81,  2000 73,  1999 73,  1998 64
England+Wales decades1994 61,  1984 441974 75,  1914 97,  1904 63
Ireland2013 15,  2012 18,  2011 15,  2010 19,  2009 13,  2008 10,  2007 102006 23,  2005 22,  2004 14,  2003 17,  2002 18,  2001 22,  2000 18,  1999 19,  1998 22
New Zealand2013 81,  2012 87,  2011 58,  2010 52,  2009 38,  2008 25
Scotland2010 124,  2009 129,  2008 102,  2006 81,  2005 81,  2004 94,  2003 662002 77,  2001 94,  2000 77
USA decades2000-2009 1681990-1999 299,  1980-1989 216
USA yearly2013 184,  2012 194,  2011 175,  2010 209,  2009 158,  2008 139,  2007 1362006 142,  2005 140,  2004 147,  2003 161,  2002 194,  2001 204,  2000 227,  1999 234,  1998 272,  1997 323,  1996 344,  1995 364,  1994 352
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