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Girl Name: Katy

Name: Katy
Pronunciation: \k(a)-ty\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: pure
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Katya, Kati, Kathy, Katey, Kate, Kata, Kat, Kaity, Caty, Katt
Similar Names: Kaly, Kacy, Kasy, Kay, Kary
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 817


Katy \k(a)-ty\ as a girl's name is a variant of Catherine (Greek), Katherine (Greek) and Katie, and the meaning of Katy is "pure". See also Cady and Kady.

The baby name Katy sounds like Katya, Kati, Kathy, Katey, Kate, Kata, Kat, Kaity, Caty and Katt. Other similar baby names are Kaly, Kacy, Kasy, Kay and Kary.

View a list of the 5 names that reference Katy.


Katy is a very popular first name for women (#817 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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