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Gender: F Meaning of Katy: "pure" Origin of Katy: Short form of Katherine

Katy, or more popularly Katie, stood fashionably on their own two feet for several years there, during the Katelyn boom. But now both Katy and Katie are fading in favor of grownup Kate or buttoned-up Katherine.

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Famous People Named Katy

Katy Jurado, actress
Katy Perry (Katheryn Hudson), American singer
Katherine Frances "Katy" Brand, English actress
Katy French, Irish model/socialite
Katy Tiz, British singer

Pop Culture References for the name Katy

Katy TX, major suburb of Houston
Katy Swartz, main character in Jennifer L. Armentrout's "Lux" series
K-K-K-Katy, popular World War I–era song by Geoffrey O'Hara