What does Natty mean?
Natty /nat-ty/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Natty) is of Hebrew origin, and the name Natty means "God has given". Natty is a version, with the suffix -y, of Nathaniel (Hebrew). Biblical: one of the 12 apostles.
How popular is Natty?
Natty is an unusual given name for men. Natty is an equally uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Natty and affiliated names. Nat, Nate, Nathan (#38 the previous year), Nathanael (#586), Nathanial and Nathaniel (#94) are the prominent alternative forms of Natty (not ranked). These boy names reached the top of their popularity in the year 1998 (usage of 0.4928%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.3803%, ▼22.8%), with the versions Nat and Nathanial becoming less fashionable. Nathan (#38) and Nathanael (#586) are two of the more trendy names for newborns in this compilation, and there is a rekindling in birth name usage for Nathan. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)