Short form of Katherine

Katy Origin and Meaning

The name Katy is a girl's name meaning "pure".
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 Perry (born Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson)American pop singer
  • Katherine Frances "Katy" BrandEnglish actress
  • Katy Ellen FrenchIrish model/socialite
  • Katy TizBritish singer
  • María Cristina Estela Marcela "Katy" JuradoMexican,American actress
  • Katy MungerAmerican novelist
  • Katy KurtzmanAmerican actress
  • Katy WixWelsh actress
  • Katy KungHong Kong actress
  • Katy Rose (born Kathryn Rosemary Bullard)American singer,songwriter
  • Katy B (born Kathleen Anne Brien)English singer,songwriter
  • Katy MixonAmerican actress

Katy in Pop Culture

  • Katy Swartzmain character in Jennifer L. Armentrout's Lux series
  • Katy Carrmain character in the What Katy Did series by Susan Coolidge
  • Katy Foxcharacter on British soap opera Hollyoaks
  • Katy Harrischaracter from the British soap opera Coronation Street
  • Katy Armstrongcharacter from the British soap opera Coronation Street
  • Katy Katblue cat from the Parappa the Rapper video games
  • Katy Spaghettythe Betty Spaghetty doll's baby sister
  • KK,K,Katy, popular World War I–era song by Geoffrey O'Hara
  • KatyTexas, major suburb of Houston, USA
  • Katy Hartrecurring character on Disney's "Girl Meets World"