Name: Katie

Origin and Meaning of the Name Katie

  • Meaning:
    Pure
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (KAY tee)
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Miscellaneous Info for Katie

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Katie is a nickname for Katherine. As a stand-alone name it has been very popular in the UK, falling to 13th place in 2006. Its popularity in the US appears to be declining, with Katie currently hovering just outside the top 100.

    Borne by American actress Katie Holmes and journalist Katie Couric.

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Popularity Rank of Katie (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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