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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Girl Name: Kathy

Name: Kathy
Pronunciation: \k(a)-thy\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Related Names: Catherine
Sounds Like: Katy, Katha, Katey
Variant forms: Cathie, Cathy, Kathe, Kathee, Kathey, Kathi, Kathia, Kathie, Kathya
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 71


Kathy \k(a)-thy\ as a girl's name is pronounced kath-EE. Short form of Katherine. TV host Kathie Lee Gifford; actress Kathy Najimy.

Kathy has 9 variant forms: Cathie, Cathy, Kathe, Kathee, Kathey, Kathi, Kathia, Kathie and Kathya.

For more information, see also the related name Catherine.

Baby names that sound like Kathy are Katy, Katha and Katey.

View a list of the 4 names that reference Kathy.


Kathy is a very popular first name for women (#71 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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