Meaning and Name Origin
Natty \n(at)-ty\ 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 derivative of Nathaniel (Hebrew); biblical: one of the 12 apostles, who was also called Bartholomew. Name used for both genders. A scarce birth name for males.
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 the boy name Natty and affiliated names. Prominent alternative forms of Natty (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 are Nat, Nate, Nathan (#38 the previous year), Nathanael (#586), Nathanial and Nathaniel (#94). These boy names reached the top of their popularity in 1998 and are now much less widespread, 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, with Nathan having a rekindling in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)