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, .. Middle name pairings:
Hattie Madisyn (H.M.), ..
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)
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. 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.