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Name Kathy

Meaning:maybe the pureTools:

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About the name Kathy in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:English
Is short form of:Katherine
Topics:Asteroid 4711 Kathy, discovered 1989
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Cathy, Käthe, Katy, Fathi, Kacey, Kacey, Kaley, Karly, Kary, Kasey     Details
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About Katherine, the group of names with the same origin as Kathy

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:Katalin Hungary 2014,  3:Catalina Chile 2007,  3:Katarzyna Poland 2012,  3:Kari Norway 2015,  4:Kathrin Germany/West 1979,  4:Catherine France 2011,  5:Katarina Croatia 2011
Somehow related to:Catalin, Karin
Old/original forms:Aikaterine Old Greek, Cateline Old French, Katharina Latin
Name variants:Caitlin, Caitlyn, Caitlynn, Caitriona, Catalina, Catalina, Catarina, Catera, Caterina, Catharina, Catherina, Catherine, Cathérine, Cathleen, Cathrin, Cathrina, Cathrine, Cathy, Catia, Cato, Catrin, Catrina, Catriona, Ekaterina, Jekaterina, Kaarina, Kaat, Kaitlin, Kaitlyn, Kaitlynn, Kari, Kata, Katalin, Katalina, Katariina, Katarina, Katarzyna, Kate, Käte, Katelin, Katelyn, Katelynn, Katerina, 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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SeriesGraphRankings
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 587,  1980-1989 362,  1970-1979 134,  1960-1969 40
USA prevalence 1990 71
USA yearlyGraph2008 990,  2007 922,  2006 904,  2005 886,  2004 868,  2003 806,  2002 693,  2001 718,  2000 653,  1999 646,  1998 618,  1997 590,  1996 5291995 563,  1994 538,  1993 537
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