What does Kati mean?
Kati [kati] as a girls' name is a Greek name, and the meaning of Kati is "pure". Kati is an alternate form of Catherine (Greek): from katharos. Kati is also a variation of Kate. Kati is also used as a derivative of Katherine (Greek) and Katie (Greek).
72 more alternative forms via Catherine, Kate, Katherine, Katie: Cadi, Cait, Cari▼, Carin, Carri, Cass, Cassi, Cat, Cate, Cath, Catha, Cathe, Cathi, Cathie, Cathy▼, Catia, Catina▼, Catrin, Cay, Caye, Kaatje, Kaethe, Kait, Kaite, Kaitlin▼, Kaitrin, Karen▼, Kari▼, Karin▼, Karon, Karri, Karrin, Karyn▼, Kas, Kasia, Kasja, Kaska, Kass, Kassi, Kassia, Kassie, Kassy, Kasya, Kat, Katalin, Katell, Katena, Katha, Kathe, Kathee, Kathi▼, Kathie▼, Kathy▼, Katia, Katica, Katilyn, Katina▼, Katinka, Katka, Katla, Katline, Katria, Katrien, Katrina▼, Katrine, Katrya, Katt, Kay▼, Kaydi, Kaye▼, Kaylin and Kit.Creative forms:
(female) Kioti, Koti, ..
(male) Kasto, Kavin, .. Middle name pairings:
Kati Jaylee (K.J.), ..
How popular is Kati?
Kati is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2280 out of 4276, Top 53%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Kati entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its top rank of #801 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not listed currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Kati are Katherine (#84 a year ago), Catherine (#179), Kate (#222), Katie (#309), Karen (#504), Kaylin (#619), Katrina (#1167), Kaitlin (#1347), Katy (#1547), Kathy (#1676), Kari (#1817), Katia (#1869), Kittie, Kitty, Kathie, Katilyn, Katina, Kathi, Katya, Kaye, Kit, Kay, Kathe, Cathy, Catina, Karin, Cathie, Cathi, Cate, Carri, Karon, Karri, Katey, Cassi, Cari, Kassie, Karyn, Kassi and Carin. Other forms, like Kata, are uncommon. These forms of Kati were popular as baby names in the 1960s (adoption of 5.1%) and have become much less popular since (adoption 0.6%, ▼87.8%), with versions like Kaye becoming somewhat outmoded.
Kati is pronounced similarly to Caiti. Other recommended names are Asti, Atti, Etti, Ka-, Kace, Kaci, Kacia, Kacie▼, Kacy, Kade, Kadi, Kadia, Kadie, Kady, Kaeli, Kahli, Kai▲, Kaia▲, Kaili, Kala▼, Kalei, Kali▲, Kalia, Kalie, Kalin, Kalli, Kaly, Kama, Kami, Kammi, Kandi, Kani, Kapri, Kara▼, Karie, Karis, Karli, Kary, Kasci, Kasi, Kasie, Kasy, Kathia, Katlin▼, Katrin, Kaya, Kayci, Kayli, Kaysi, Kazia, Keni, Keri▼, Kiani, Kiki, Kimi, Kiri, Kivi, Klari, Kodi, Kori▲, Kyli, Marti, Matti, Neti, Patti▼ and Tati. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kati.See names in meaning and etymology.