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Gender: Female Meaning of Katana: "honorable or sword" Origin of Katana: Persian or Japanese

The name Katana is a girl's name of Japanese, Persian origin meaning "honorable or sword". Katana and is often added to lists like Inspirational Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven / Hell / Purgatory Girls".

From the experts:

Katana is a male name in Old Persian and a well-used word in Japanese, but as a girls' name is these days found more often as Kitana, the name of a princess in the video game Mortal Kombat II.

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Pop Culture References for the name Katana

The katana is the weapon used by Michonne in "The Walking Dead."