Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Caren, Cari, Carin, Caron, Carri, Caryn, Cassey, Cassi, Cassy, Cate, Catherine (#179 A YEAR AGO), Cathern, Catheryn, Cathi, Cathie, Cathryn, Cathy, Karen (#504), Kate (#222), Katey, Kathe, Kathi, Kathy (#1676), Kati, Katia (#1869), Katie (#309), Katy (#1547), Katya, Kay, Kaye, Kittie and Kitty are the popular alternative forms of Catey (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Kittee, are seldom used. These relations of Catey were at the peak of their popularity 6 decades ago (AVERAGE #1137) and are now significantly less common (#1759, ▼93%), with forms like Cathy becoming less fashionable. (2015 BIRTH STATISTICS)
Catey is alike in pronunciation to Caiti, Kaitee, Katiya and Kittey. Other recommended names are Cacey, Cacy, Caddy, Cade, Cadee, Cadey, Cady, Cailey, Caisey, Calee, Calen, Caley, Calley, Cally, Cameo, Cammy, Candy▼, Caree, Carel, Carely, Carey▼, Carley▼, Carly▼, Carmy, Carrey, Carry, Cary, Cascy, Casee, Casen, Casey▼, Casy, Catelyn, Catlyn, Caycey (see Casey), Cayley, Caysey, Chaney, Chantey, Clarey, Cloey, Codey, Coley, Corey▼, Dacey, Daney, Ettey, Haley▼, Hatsey, Jacey, Jamey, Janey, Kacey, Kaley▼, Kasey▼, Kathey, Lacey▼, Ladey, Laney▲, Macey, Mazey, Pattey, Raley, Samey, Tacey and Taney. These names tend to be more frequently used than Catey.See names in meaning and etymology.