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What does Cath mean?

Cath Pronunciation of Cath [cath] as a name for girls has its root in Greek, and the meaning of Cath is "pure". Cath is an alternate form of Catherine (Greek): from katharos. Cath is also a derivative of Cathy (Greek).

Associated with: greek, pure (virgin).

Variations

Cath has 1 variant: Cathe.

58 more alternative forms via Catherine, Cathy: Cadi, Cait, Caitey, Caitie, Caity, Caren, Cari, Carin, Caron, Carri, Caryn, Cass, Cassi, Cassy, Cat, Cate, Catey, Catha, Cathee, Cathern, Cathi, Cathia, Cathie, Cathryn, Cathye, Cati, Catia, Catie, Cato, Catrin, Caty, Cay, Caye, Cazzy, Kait, Kaity, Kari, Kass, Kat, Kata, Kate, Katee, Katey, Katha, Kathee, Kathi, Kathie, Kathy, Kati, Katia, Katie, Katka, Katla, Katy, Katya, Kay, Kaye and Kit.

Creative forms:
(female) Carth, Cith, ..

(male) Caco, Caton, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cath Esmeralda (C.E.), ..

How popular is Cath?

Cath is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Cath is an equally uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Catherine (#179 via latest list), Kate (#222), Katie (#309), Katy (#1547), Kathy (#1676), Kari (#1817), Katia (#1869), Kathi, Katey, Kit, Kathie, Kaye, Kati, Kay, Katya, Cathy, Carri, Caryn, Caron, Carin, Cari, Cassi, Cassy, Cathie, Cathryn, Cathi, Cathern, Cate and Caren are the prominent variation forms of Cath (not in Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Catrin, are uncommon. These relations of Cath were popular as birth names during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 2.2%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.3%, 86.8% less). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caryn, Cassi, Cassy, Cate, Catherine in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cathern, Cathi, Cathie, Cathryn, Cathy in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kari, Kate, Katey, Kathi, Kathie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kathy, Kati, Katia, Katie, Katy in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Katya, Kay, Kaye, Kit in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Cath is alike in pronunciation to Kaethe and Kathe. Other recommended names are Anath, Beth, Caci, Cacy, Cade, Cady, Cai, Cain, Caiti, Cal, Cala, Cali, Caltha, Cam, Cama, Cami, Cara, Carah, Caro, Cary, Cas, Casha, Casi, Casy, Catee (see Kate), Cynth, Eth, Faith, Fayth, Heath, Jeth, Marth and Ruth. These names tend to be more frequently used than Cath.

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