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Kate /kate/ as a girls' name. Short form of Katherine, also used as an independent name. Writer Kate Chopin; actresses Kate Capshaw, Kate Jackson, Kate Nelligan, Kate Hudson, Kate Beckinsale, Kate Winslet; German artist Kaethe Kollwitz; designer Kate Spade; model Kate Moss.


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Kate has 15 variants: Cait, Caitie, Cate, Catee, Catey, Catie, Kaethe, Kait, Kaite, Kaitlin, Katee, Katey, Kathe, Kati and Katie.

Affiliated girl name: Catherine.

Kate has 64 more relations via Katherine: Caity, Caren, Cari, Cass, Cat, Cathee, Cathie, Cathy, Cathye, Cati, Caty, Cay, Caye, Kaatje, Kaitee, Kaitie, Kaity, Karen, Karena, Kari, Karin, Karon, Karri, Karyn, Kas, Kasia, Kasja, Kaska, Kass, Kassi, Kassie, Kasya, Kat, Kata, Katchen, Katell, Katelle, Katena, Katenka, Katha, Kathee, Kathi, Kathie, Kathy, Katica, Katina, Katka, Katla, Katleen, Katline, Katrena, Katria, Katrien, Katrine, Katrya, Katy, Katya, Kay, Kaye, Kit, Kittey, Kitti, Kittie and Kitty.

Kreatif forms: Keete, Keite. [more]

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Kate is a very prominent first name for females (#464 out of 4276, Top 11%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#56826 out of 150436, Top 38%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the birth name popularity of Kate for girls. Kate entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #97 in the U.S. then, and is at #207 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kate name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kate outside U.S.

Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Kate and related names. Prominent variation forms of Kate (#207 from recent data) ranked in the Top 1000 are Caren, Cari, Catherine (#170 from recent data), Cathie, Cathy, Kaitlin, Karen (#492), Kari, Karin, Karon, Karri, Karyn, Kassie, Katherine (#83), Kathi, Kathie, Kathy, Kati, Katie (#280), Katina, Katy, Kay, Kaye, Kittie and Kitty. Other forms, like Katla, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Kate was at its peak during the years 1950-1959 (median #581) and is somewhat lower today (#855, down 65.4%). Katherine is more widely used than the rest, although Kate appears to be becoming a favorite too, while versions such as Kay are now less popular.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kate, Caren, Cari, Catherine, Cathie in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Cathy, Kaitlin, Karen, Kari, Karin in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Karon, Karri, Karyn, Kassie, Katherine in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kathi, Kathie, Kathy, Kati, Katie in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Katina, Katy, Kay, Kaye, Kittie, Kitty in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kate, Catherine, Kaitlin, Karen, Karin outside U.S.

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


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Kate is alike in pronunciation to Katt. Other recommended similar baby names are Agate, Beate, Ka-, Kace, Kacee, Kacey, Kaci, Kacie, Kacy, Kacye, Kade, Kadee, Kadi, Kadie, Kady, Kahle, Kai, Kaia, Kaitey, Kala, Kalae, Kalea, Kalee, Kalei, Kalen, Kaley, Kali, Kalie, Kalle, Kaly, Kama, Kamea, Kameo, Kami, Kani, Kara, Karee, Karel, Karie, Kary, Kasee, Kasey, Kasi, Kasie, Kasse, Kasy, Kathey, Katia, Kaya, Kayce, Kayde, Kayle, Kayse, Kine, Kloe, Kore, Kyle, Marte, Patte, Tate, Tayte, Ute and Utte. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kate.

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