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What does Kato mean?

Kato [ka-to] as a name for boys is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of the name Kato is "all-knowing". Kato is a version of Cato (Latin): Cato the Elder.


Kato has 2 variants: Cayto and Kaeto.

Kreatif forms:
(male) Kath, Keito, ..

(female) Karo, Katoki, ..

How popular is Kato?

Kato is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#6769 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)


Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Kato and corresponding names. Cato is the only prominent variation form of Kato (not in Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Cayto, are seldom used. Adoption of this relation of Kato was at its apex during 1890-1899. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cato in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kato and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names


Kato is alike in pronunciation to Coty and Ketti. Other recommended names are Alto, Amato, Arto, Balto, Guto, Kacy, Kade, Kadon, Kael, Kahn, Kai, Kail, Kain, Kaj, Kale, Kam, Kana, Kane, Kano, Kanoa, Kanon, Kari, Karl, Karlo, Karol, Karr, Kasi, Kason, Kass, Kastor, Kay, Kaye, Kaz, Keaton, Keats, Kibo, Kimo, Kit, Kitt, Kojo, Otto, Plato, Rito, Santo, Tito and Vito. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kato.