What does Kata mean?
Kata [ka-ta] as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the name Kata means "pure". Kata is a variant form of Catherine (Greek): from katharos. Kata is also a derivative of Katherine (Greek). Kata is also used as a variation of Katie (Greek).
62 more relations via Catherine, Katherine, Katie: Cadi, Cait, Cari▼, Cass, Cat, Cate, Cath, Catha, Cathe, Cathi, Cathy▼, Catia, Catina▼, Cay, Caye, Kaatje, Kait, Karen▼, Karena, Kari▼, Karin▼, Karon, Karri, Karyn▼, Kas, Kasia, Kasja, Kaska, Kass, Kassi, Kassia, Kassy, Kasya, Kat, Katalin, Kate, Katell, Katena, Katenka, Katha, Kathee, Kathi▼, Kathie▼, Kathy▼, Katia, Katica, Katina▼, Katinka, Katka, Katla, Katrena, Katria, Katrina▼, Katrya, Katryna, Katt, Katuska, Kay▼, Kaydi, Kaye▼, Kit and Rina.Creative forms:
(female) Kayta, Kita, ..
(male) Katar, Katis, .. Middle name pairings:
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How popular is Kata?
Kata is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#43708 out of 150436, Top 29%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular related forms of Kata (not in Top 2000) are Katherine (#84 in recent rankings), Catherine (#179), Kate (#222), Katie (#309), Karen (#504), Katrina (#1167), Katy (#1547), Kathy (#1676), Kari (#1817), Katia (#1869), Katina, Katrena, Kay, Kitty, Rina, Kittie, Kit, Kati, Kaye, Katya, Kathi, Karena, Karin, Catina, Cathy, Cathi, Karon, Karri, Cari, Cate, Katey, Kassi, Karyn and Kathie. Other forms, like Katt, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Kata was common in the 1960s (adoption of 5.1%) and has become much reduced since (adoption 0.6%, ▼88%), with versions like Katherine falling out of fashion. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Kata is pronounced similarly to Caiti, Catee and Queta. Other recommended names are Agata, Alta▼, Amata, Asta, Beta, Elata, Esta▼, Etta▼, Grata, Ita, Ka-, Kaala, Kaara, Kace, Kaci, Kade, Kadi, Kadia, Kady, Kaela▼, Kahla, Kaia▲, Kaira, Kaite, Kala▼, Kalae, Kalah, Kalea, Kali▲, Kaly, Kama, Kamea, Kara▼, Karas, Karita, Karla▼, Karna, Karra, Kary, Kasha, Kasy, Kathe, Kathia, Kathya, Katura, Kaya, Kayla▼, Keana, Kena, Keva, Kia▼, Kiana▼, Kiba, Kira▲, Kitra, Kiva, Kyra▼, Lata, Lita, Marta▼, Mata, Meta▼, Nata, Neta, Nita▼, Reta▼, Rita▼, Santa, Uta, Zeta, Zlata and Zyta. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kata.See names in meaning and etymology.