English, diminutive of Nathan or Nathaniel

Nat Origin and Meaning

The name Nat is a boy's name of English origin.

Just the kind of old-fashioned nickname coming back into style.

# 932 in the US

Nat Rank in US Top 1000

Famous People Named Nat

  • Nat King Cole (born Nathaniel Adams Coles)American singer
  • Nat Kelly Coleadopted son of Nat King Cole
  • Nathaniel Marvin "Nat" WolffAmerican actor and singer,songwriter
  • Nat Kaineson of American politician Tim Kaine

Nat in Pop Culture

  • Nat Cooperfrom movie "Forever Young" played by Elijah Wood
  • Nat Banyoncharacter from movie "Deepwater"
  • A gnat is a small fly.
  • Natcharacter in the manga/anime series "The Promised Neverland"