Kate - girls name

Kate name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 87%

Kate name meaning:

Origin: Greek

Form of Catherine. Pure.


Dickens names, Victorian names

Related names

Catherine , Caitlin , Caitlyn , Caitrin, Cathicen, Cathy, Catrin , Cayla , Kat, Katanyna, Kate , Kath, Katine, Katle, Katriane, Kitty , Trina

Other girls names beginning with K


Overall UK ranking: 734 out of 5581

51 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (363)

Historical popularity of Kate

The graph below shows the popularity of the girls's name Kate from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Kate in 2023