Katy Name Meaning & Origin

Katy

Pronunciation: KAY-tee (key)

Origin of the name Katy:

Pet form of Katharine (pure, unsullied). Var: Katie.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Kady, Kate, Katie

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Nicknames for Katy

Kate, Kitkat, Katy-bug, Katy-joe, Katy-lou, Katydid

Meanings and history of the name Katy

Meaning: Pure

Famous real-life people named Katy

Katy Perry - Pop music singer
Katy Kim, South Korean rapper and vocalist of South Korean pop girl group Red Velvet

Katy in song, story & screen

Katy Gavin, character and youngest daughter of Tommy Gavin on TV's "Rescue Me."
Katy Keene, comic book and character created by Bill Woggon--readers could submit fashion designs for her clothing that would be incorporated into stories

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