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Gender: F Meaning of Kit: "pure" Origin of Kit: English, diminutive of Katherine

Kit is a crisp, old-time British-accented unisex nickname that sounds fresh and modern today. Kitty is another so-retro-it's-cool nickname.

Famous People Named Kit

Kit Hoover, American broadcast journalist

Pop Culture References for the name Kit

Kit Snicket, character in Lemony Snicket's (pn of Daniel Handler) "Series of Unfortunate Events".
Margaret Mildred "Kit" Kittredge, from the "American Girl" doll collection.
Kit Kat bars
Kit Bailey, character from CBC series "Heartland"
Kit Keller, character in the film 'A League of Their Own' (1992)