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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Catey

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Alt. Meaning

C is for change, you are able to adapt.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

Notable Persons Named Catey

Catey Shaw is a pop music, doo-wop, and blue-eyed soul musician. She plays Ukulele and Vocals. She was most prominent from 2014 to present. Catey was born on April 2nd, 1991 in Virginia Beach, Virginia, U.S.


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Popularity of Catey as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Catey U.S.
  White 91.67% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.13% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Catey

People with the last name Catey are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Catey

  • How Popular is the name Catey? Catey is the 63,253rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Catey was the 95,115th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Catey have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 18 babies born with the first name Catey in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Catey? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1988 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Catey born? The highest recorded use of the first name Catey was in 1988 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Catey: Your name in reverse order is Yetac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yaect. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Catey? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 192 people with the last name Catey.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Catey? Catey is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Cateys Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Catey born Apr 24, 2017

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 Thailand approximately on 1575. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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