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Gender: Female Meaning of Katya: "pure" Origin of Katya: Russian, diminutive of Ekatarina, Russian variation of Katherine

The name Katya is a girl's name meaning "pure". Katya and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven, Hell, Purgatory - Girls".

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One of the warm and earthy Russian nickname names now coming into style. Denzel Washington gave his daughter the Katia spelling.

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paulapuddephatt Says:



autumnreverie Says:


Not if you're pronouncing it correctly.

TaliaCat Says:


My identical twin sister's name... We're Talia and Katia

Guest Says:


"Ha! Caught ya!" is what I hear