English, diminutive of Katherine"pure"
Kit Origin and Meaning
The name Kit is both a boy's name and a girl's name of English origin meaning "pure".
Kit is a crisp, old-time British-accented unisex nickname that sounds fresh and modern today. Kitty is another so-retro-it's-cool nickname.
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Famous People Named Kit
- Catherine "Kit" HooverAmerican broadcast journalist
- Catherine "Kit" PongettiAmerican actress
- Kit Chen (Jiéyí)Singaporean singer
- Kathleen Margaret "Kit" PearsonCanadian novelist
- Catherine "Kit" KleinAmerican speedskater
- Catherine Ita "Kit" AhernIrish politician
- Lillian Hyde "Kit" (Craig) ReedAmerican short story writer
Kit in Pop Culture
- Kit "Kitsune" Nozawacharacter in DC Universe
- Katherine "Kit" Tylerthe main character in The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare
- Kit Snicketcharacter in Lemony Snicket's "A Series of Unfortunate Events".
- Margaret Mildred "Kit" Kittredgefrom the "American Girl" doll collection.
- Kit Baileycharacter from CBC series "Heartland"
- Kit Kellercharacter in the film 'A League of Their Own' (1992)
- Kit Dunncharacter on TV's Backstage
- Kit Ballardmain character in video game Blade Kitten
- Kit De Lucacharacter in the film Pretty Woman
- Kit McGrawcharacter on TV's Nip/Tuck
- Kit Portercharacter on TV's The L Word
- Katherine "Kit", character in film Failure to Launch
- Rielle "Kit" Peddlercharacter in the Android Netrunner series
- Kit Katchocolate bar
- Kitterm for a young animal such as fox
- Kit McKennacharacter in the book and film "The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society"
- Katherine "Kit" Gordymain character in 2018 movie "Down a Dark Hall"
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