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Kas

What does Kas mean?

Kas Pronunciation of Kas [kas] as a girls' name is of Greek derivation, and Kas means "pure". Kas is a version of Katherine (Greek): from the word katharos.

Associated with: greek, pure (virgin).

Variations

Kas has 2 variants: Cass and Kass.

41 more relations via Katherine: Cait, Cari, Cassi, Cat, Cate, Cati, Caty, Cay, Caye, Kait, Kaity, Karen, Kari, Karin, Karon, Karri, Karyn, Kasia, Kasja, Kaska, Kassi, Kassia, Kassie, Kasya, Kat, Kata, Kate, Katee, Katey, Katha, Kathi, Kathy, Kati, Katie, Katka, Katla, Katy, Katya, Kay, Kaye and Kit.

Creative forms:
(female) Kall, Kyas, ..

(male) Karo, Kath, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kas Maia (K.M.), ..

How popular is Kas?

Kas is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#78838 out of 150436, Top 52%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Katherine (#84 from current records), Kate (#222), Katie (#309), Karen (#504), Katy (#1547), Kathy (#1676), Kari (#1817), Kati, Kay, Kit, Kaye, Kathi, Katya, Katey, Karri, Karon, Karin, Karyn, Kassi, Cate, Cari, Kassie and Cassi are the popular variation forms of Kas (not in Top 2000). Other variants, like Cat, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Kas was widespread in the 1960s (median #1008) and has become much diminished since (#1659, 90% less usage), with forms such as Cari becoming somewhat dated. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cari, Cassi, Cate, Karen, Kari in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Karin, Karon, Karri, Karyn, Kassi in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kassie, Kate, Katey, Katherine, Kathi in U.S.

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

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

Top 100 baby names ranking of Karen, Karin, Kate, Katherine, Katie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kas is pronounced similarly to Cas, Casse, Cayse, Kace, Kasse, Kayce and Kayse. Other suggested similar names are Jas, Ka-, Kai, Kasi and Kasy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kas.

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