Meaning and name origin
For more information, see also the related girl name Catherine.
Katie is a very popular first name for females (#193 out of 4276, Top 4%) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#83101 out of 88799, Top 94%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Katie for girls. Katie reached its highest rank of #43 in the U.S. in 1980-1989. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Katie and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Katherine (#83), Catherine (#170), Kate (#207), Katie (#280), Katy, Kati and Katia. (2014 statistics).
Katie▼ is also pronounced similarly to Caitie, Catee, Cati, Catie, Kaitee, Kaitie and Kittie▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Kacie▼, Kade, Kadee, Kadi, Kadia, Kadie, Kaethe, Kait, Kaite, Kalie, Karie, Kasie, Katha, Kathe, Kathee, Kathey, Kathi▼, Kathia, Kathie▼, Kathy▼, Kayde, Kodie and Tatie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Katie.