What does Kait mean?
Kait /kait/ [1 syll.] as a name for girls. Kait's name origin is Greek, and Kait means "pure". Kait is an alternate spelling of Catherine (Greek): from "katharos". Kait is also a form of Kate. Kait is also used as a variant of Katherine (Greek).
How popular is Kait?
Kait is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Kait is an uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Catherine (#170 in 2014), Kari, Karin, Kate (#207), Katherine (#83), Kati, Katia, Katie (#280), Katy, Kay and Kaye are the popular varying forms of Kait (unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread during the years 1980-1989 (usage of 0.5111%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.2964%, down 42%), with forms such as Katia, Katie, Katy, Kay and Kaye becoming somewhat dated. Kate (#207) is the most chic baby name here, with this name having a revival in popularity. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Kait and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)