What does Kathi mean?
Kathi [kathi] as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the name Kathi means "pure". Kathi is an alternate spelling of Catherine (Greek): from katharos. Kathi is also a variation of Katherine (Greek). Kathi is also used as a variation of Kathy (Greek).
79 more related forms via Catherine, Katherine, Kathy: Cadi, Cari▼, Carri, Cassi, Cat, Cate, Catey, Cath, Cathe, Cati, Catia, Catie, Cato, Catrin, Caty, Kaatje, Kait, Kaitee, Kaitey, Kaitie, Kaitlin▼, Kaitrin, Kaity, Karen▼, Kari▼, Karin▼, Karon, Karri, Karrin, Karyn▼, Kas, Kasia, Kasja, Kaska, Kass, Kassi, Kassia, Kassie, Kassy, Kasya, Kat, Kata, Katalin, Katchen, Kate, Katee, Katell, Katena, Katey, Kathe, Katherin, Kathirin, Kathiryn, Kathline, Kathrina, Kathrine▼, Kathryn▼, Kati, Katia, Katica, Katie▼, Katina▼, Katka, Katla, Katline, Katria, Katrien, Katrina▼, Katrine, Katrya, Katy▼, Katya, Kay▼, Kaye▼, Kaylin, Kit, Kitti, Kittie▼ and Kitty▼.Creative forms:
(female) Kiathi, Koethi, ..
(male) Kathir, Katil, .. Middle name pairings:
Kathi Anabel (K.A.), ..
How popular is Kathi?
Kathi is a very popular first name for females (#1026 out of 4276, Top 24%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Kathi was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its highest rank of #403 in the U.S. during 1950-1959, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Katherine (#84 in recent rankings), Catherine (#179), Kate (#222), Katie (#309), Kathryn (#319), Karen (#504), Kaylin (#619), Katrina (#1167), Kaitlin (#1347), Katy (#1547), Kathy (#1676), Kari (#1817), Katia (#1869), Kathrina, Kathrine, Kati, Katya, Kittie, Kitty, Kit, Kaye, Kathie, Kay, Katina, Cari, Karin, Karon, Karri, Cathy, Cathie, Cassi, Cate, Cathi, Karyn, Kassi, Carri, Kathey, Katherin, Kathe, Kassie, Katey and Kathia are the prominent related forms of Kathi listed in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Kathi reached its highest 6 decades ago (average #1129) and is now much reduced (#1666, 87.2% less usage), with forms like Kathrine becoming somewhat dated.
Kathi▼ is alike in pronunciation to Cathia and Keitha. Other suggested similar names are Agathi, Kaci, Kadi, Kaeli, Kaethe, Kahli, Kai▲, Kaili, Kalei, Kali▲, Kalli, Kami, Kammi, Kandi, Kani, Kapri, Karli, Kasci, Kasha, Kasi, Kathlin, Katlin▼, Katrin, Katt, Kayci, Kaydi, Kayli, Kaysi, Kishi, Ruthi, Sachi and Tashi. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kathi.See names in meaning and etymology.