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Caity

What does Caity mean?

Caity Pronunciation of Caity [caity] as a girls' name is of Greek derivation, and Caity means "pure". Caity is an alternate spelling of Caitlin (Old French, Greek). Caity is also a variant of Catherine (Greek). Caity is also used as a form of Katherine (Greek).

Associated with: greek, pure (virgin).

Variations

Caity has 24 variants: Caitey, Caiti, Caitie, Catey, Cati, Catie, Cato, Caty, Kaitee, Kaitey, Kaitie, Kaity, Kata, Katee, Katey, Kati, Katie, Katy, Katya, Kittee, Kittey, Kitti, Kittie and Kitty.

49 more relations via Caitlin, Catherine, Katherine: Cadi, Caelyn, Cailen, Cailyn, Cailynn, Cait, Caitlan, Caitlen, Caitlyn, Caitlyne, Caitlynn, Caitria, Caitrin, Calen, Calin, Calyn, Caren, Cari, Carin, Caron, Carri, Caryn, Cass, Cassey, Cassi, Cassy, Cat, Cate, Cath, Catha, Cathe, Cathi, Cathy, Cathye, Catia, Catina, Catlyn, Cay, Caye, Caylyn, Cazzy, Kait, Kaitlyn, Kassy, Kat, Kate, Kathy, Kay and Kit.

Creative forms:
(female) Caithy, Carty, ..

(male) Caiko, Caiton, ..

Middle name pairings:
Caity Marin (C.M.), ..

How popular is Caity?

Caity is an unusual given name for females. Caity is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Caelyn, Cailyn (#1343 a year ago), Caitlan, Caitlin (#609), Caitlyn (#599), Caitlynn, Caren, Cari, Carin, Caron, Carri, Caryn, Cassey, Cassi, Cassy, Cate, Catherine (#179), Cathi, Cathy, Catina, Kaitlyn (#197), Kate (#222), Katey, Katherine (#84), Kathy (#1676), Kati, Katie (#309), Katy (#1547), Katya, Kay, Kit, Kittie and Kitty are the prominent related forms of Caity (not ranked). Adoption of these relations of Caity was more pronounced among parents 23 years ago (usage of 2.46%) and is now much diminished (usage 0.71%, 71%), with versions like Kitty becoming less trendy. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caelyn, Cailyn, Caitlan, Caitlin, Caitlyn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caitlynn, Caren, Cari, Carin, Caron in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carri, Caryn, Cassey, Cassi, Cassy in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cate, Catherine, Cathi, Cathy, Catina in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaitlyn, Kate, Katey, Katherine, Kathy in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kati, Katie, Katy, Katya, Kay in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kit, Kittie, Kitty in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Caitlin, Caitlyn, Catherine, Kaitlyn, Kate outside U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Katherine, Katie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Caity is pronounced similarly to Catee. Other suggested similar names are Amity, Cacey, Cacy, Caddy, Cadey, Cady, Cai, Caila, Cailey, Cain, Caisey, Caisi, Caley, Cally, Cammy, Candy, Carey, Carita, Carly, Carmy, Carry, Cary, Cascy, Casey, Casidy, Cassity, Casy, Charity, Charty, Chasity, Chasty, Chita, Clairy, Cristy, Hatty, Marty, Matty, Natty, Patty, Unity and Vanity. These names tend to be more commonly used than Caity.

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