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Katniss

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • #35946 All Time
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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 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Katniss" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2015. Across the entire United States a total of only 30 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Katniss popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Katniss in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess one of the most popular South Dakota names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each region of the country.

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

Katniss And Peeta
Katniss And Peeta Fanfiction
Katniss Braid
Katniss Everdeen
Katniss Everdeen Braid
Katniss Everdeen Costume
Katniss Everdeen Quotes
Katniss Plant
Katniss Pregnant
Katniss Sister

Alternative Meanings

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

S is for sensible, the practical side.

S is for serene, your calm time.

Your name in reverse order is "Ssintak". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Staikns". 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 Dec 16, 1967

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central India approximately on 875. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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