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Gender: F Meaning of Cat: "pure" Origin of Cat: Diminutive of Catherine

May be the most modern, stylish Catherine nickname: more unusual than Kate or Cate, with an animal and word name edge. Cat Power is a trendy folksinger.

Famous People Named Cat

Catherine Elizabeth "Cat" Deely, English TV presenter
Catherine "Cat" Ommanney, American reality TV personality ("Real Housewives of D.C.")
Catherine Ann "Cat" Cora, American celebrity chef
Cat Power, stage name of Charlyn Marie "Chan" Marshall, American singer-songwriter
Catherine Vernice "Cat" Glover, American dancer and choreographer
Cat Rambo, American science fiction author
Catherine Anne "Cat" Reddick Whitehill, American soccer player
Cathilee Deborah "Cat" Zingano, American mixed martial artist
Cat Stevens, aka Yusuf Islam (born Steven Demetre Georgiou), male British singer-songwriter

Pop Culture References for the name Cat

Catherine "Cat" Ballou, main character in "The Ballad of Cat Ballou," by Roy Chanslor, and 1965 film "Cat Ballou"
Caterina "Cat" Valentine, character on TV's "Victorious" and "Sam & Cat"
Cat MacKenzie, character on British TV series "Lip Service"