< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


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How popular is the baby name Katniss in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
2012 12 12 0
2013 17 17 0
2014 38 38 0
2015 30 30 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Katniss baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 97 babies born with the name Katniss in the United States. That's more than enough Katniss to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2012 when it was given to 12 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Katniss" was in 2014 with a total of 38 babies.

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Katniss" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of only 38 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Katniss popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Katniss" mean? The list below shows the origins of Katniss as well as things modernly associated with the name Katniss such as celebrities named Katniss.

Origin and Meaning of Katniss

The name "Katniss" is of American origin, and it means "Plant Name, Sagittaria Genus". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Katniss

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Katniss Braid
Katniss Everdeen
Katniss Everdeen Braid
Katniss Everdeen Costume
Katniss Everdeen Quotes
Katniss Plant
Katniss Pregnant
Katniss Sister

Alternative Meanings

K is for kindness, you always show.

A is for activities, for you have many.

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

I is for ideals, no higher!

S is for special, you are, you know!

S is for select, as few are chosen.

Your name in reverse order is "Ssintak". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nisatks". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Katniss born Jul 29, 1960

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Alaska approximately on 1675. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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