What does Hattie mean?
Hattie [hat-tie] as a name for girls has its root in Old German, and the name Hattie means "home leader". Hattie is a variant form of Harriet (Old German): feminine of Harry, from Henry. Hattie is also a form of Henrietta (Latin, French, Old German).
(female) Hattia, Hetie, ..
(male) Hata, Hatwig, ..
How popular is Hattie?
Hattie is a very popular first name for females (#315 out of 4276, Top 7%) and a slightly less popular surname for both adults and children (#120330 out of 150436, Top 80%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name history of Hattie for girls. Hattie was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its apex position of #33 in the U.S. then, and is at #488 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Displayed below is an analysis of the statistics of the girl name Hattie and affiliated names. Prominent variation forms of Hattie (#488 via latest list) are Ettie, Halle (#916 via latest list), Hallie (#566), Harriet (#1314), Hennie, Henrietta, Hettie and Hetty. Adoption of these relations of Hattie reached its most widespread during the years 1880-1889 (adoption of 0.9%) and has become significantly less since (adoption 0.1%, ▼91%), with versions such as Hettie becoming less fashionable.
Hattie▼ is pronounced similarly to Hittie and Hitty. Other suggested similar names are Attie, Beattie, Bettie▼, Caitie, Cathie, Catie, Chattie, Dottie▼, Hadee, Hadia, Haelie, Haidee, Hailie▼, Halie▼, Hannie, Harlie, Haydee, Haylie▼, Heddie, Huette, Kaitie, Kathie▼, Katie▼, Kittie▼, Lettie▼, Lottie▼, Martie, Matti, Mattia, Mattie▼, Nattie, Nettie▼, Patte, Pattee, Patti▼, Pattie▼, Tatie and Tottie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Hattie.See names in meaning and etymology.