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

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Girl Name: Kit

Name: Kit
Pronunciation: \kit\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Kit's also a boy name)
Meaning: pure; follower of Christ
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Kat, Kait
Similar Names: Bit, Kia, Kim
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3374


Kit \kit\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Kit), is a variant of Catherine (Greek), Christina (Latin), Katherine (Greek) and Kitty, and the meaning of Kit is "pure; follower of Christ".

The baby name Kit sounds like Kat and Kait. Other similar baby names are Bit, Kia and Kim.

View a list of the 4 names that reference Kit.


Kit is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3374 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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