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What does Bat mean?

Bat Pronunciation of Bat [bat] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Bat) is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Bat is "daughter". The name is sometimes anglicized as Beth.


1 relation via Beth: Bet.

Creative forms:
(female) Bady, Bati, ..

(male) Bido, Bon, ..

Middle name pairings:
Bat Coraline (B.C.), ..

How popular is Bat?

Bat is an uncommonly occurring first name for women and an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. Beth is the only popular related form of Bat (unlisted). This form of Bat was popular 6 decades ago (adoption of 0.3%), but now, Beth has become less in vogue. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Beth in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Beth outside U.S.

Similar Names

Bat is pronounced similarly to Beate, Bett, Bette and Bit. Other recommended names are Bab, Bao, Bay, Cat, Hat, Kat, Mat, Nat and Pat. These names tend to be more frequently used than Bat.

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