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Gender: Female Meaning of Katia: "pure" Origin of Katia: Russian diminutive of Ekaterina

The name Katia is a girl's name of Russian origin meaning "pure". Katia and is often added to lists like The International Variations of Catherine and discussed in our forums with posts like "Sibset makeover game! Girls version".

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One of the warm and earthy Russian nickname names now coming into style. Denzel Washington is the father of a Katia.

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Famous People Named Katia

Katharina "Katia" Mann, wife of German writer Thomas Mann
Ekaterina "Katia" Alexandrovna Gordeeva, Russian Olympic figure skater
Katia Winter, Swedish actress

Pop Culture References for the name Katia

Ekaterina "Katia" Shcherbatsky, character in Leo Tolstoy's "Anna Karenina"
Katia, Bratz doll character