Kate (given name)

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Kate
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Gender Female
Origin
Word/name Latin, French, English, Welsh
Meaning pure
Other names
Related names Katherine
Catherine
Kathryn
Kathleen
Katarina
Katrina
Kait
Caitlin
Caitríona
Caterina
Cate
Catie
Caty
Katie
Katy
Katey
Katia
Catia
Katia

Kate is a feminine given name and nickname. It is a short form of multiple feminine names, most notably Katherine but also Caitlin and others.

Translations and variations[edit]

  • Arabic: كيت
  • Belarusian: Кейт (Kiejt)
  • Bengali: কেট (Kēṭa)
  • Bulgarian: Кейт (Keĭt), Katerina
  • Chinese Simplified: 凯特 (Kǎitè)
  • Chinese Traditional: 凱特 (Kǎitè)
  • Croatian: Ina, Kata, Katica, Tina
  • Czech: Katka
  • Danish: Katja, Trine, Caja, Ina, Kaja, Karen, Karin, Karina
  • Dutch: Cato, Ina, Katinka, Katja, Rina, Tina, Trijntje, Karin, Tineke
  • English: Kat, Kathi, Kathie, Kathy, Kay, Kit, Kitty, Kae, Kaye, Katey, Katie, Katy, Kayla, Kaety, Katee, Kaylee, Kayleen, Kaylyn, Kaytie
  • Estonian: Kaisa, Kati, Riina, Triinu
  • Finnish: Kaija, Kaisa, Kata, Kati, Katri, Riina, Kaarina, Karin
  • Georgian: Eka
  • German: Cathrin, Catrin, Ina, Käthe, Kathrin, Katinka, Katja, Karen, Karin, Karina
  • Greek: Καίτη (Kaíti̱)
  • Gujarati: કેટ (Kēṭa)
  • Hawaiian: Kalena
  • Hebrew: קייט
  • Hindi: केट (Kēṭa)
  • Hungarian: Katalin, Kata, Kati, Katalinka, Kató, Kitti
  • Irish: Cáit, Ríona
  • Italian: Catia, Katia, Rina
  • Japanese: ケイト (Keito)
  • Kannada: ಕೇಟ್ (Kēṭ)
  • Korean: 케이트 (Keiteu)
  • Lithuanian: Katrė
  • Macedonian: Кејт (Kejt)
  • Marathi: केट (Kēṭa)
  • Mongolian: Кейт (Kyeit)
  • Nepali: केट (Kēṭa)
  • Norwegian: Kari, Katja, Ina, Kaia, Kaja, Karen, Karin, Karina, Karine
  • Persian: کیت
  • Polish: Kasia, Karina
  • Portuguese: Cátia, Kátia
  • Punjabi: ਕੇਟ (Kēṭa)
  • Russian: Кейт (Keyt), Катенька (Katenka), Катерина (Katerina), Катя (Katia), Катя (Katya)
  • Serbian: Кејт (Kejt)
  • Slovak: Katka
  • Slovene: Katica, Katja
  • Swedish: Cajsa, Kai, Kajsa, Katja, Carin, Carina, Ina, Kaj, Kaja, Karin, Karina
  • Tamil: கேட் (Kēṭ)
  • Telugu: కేట్ (Kēṭ)
  • Thai: เคท (Kheth)
  • Ukrainian: Катерина (Kateryna)
  • Urdu: کیٹ
  • Welsh: Cadi
  • Yiddish: קייט (Qyyt)

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