Katara

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Katara mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Katara

User Submitted Origins

     Arabic
43%
     English
24%
     Indian (Sanskrit)
19%
     Japanese
10%
     Greek
5%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Philippines says the name Katara means "Pull, Push, Waterfall".
  • A submission from Turkey says the name Katara means "Magic Child" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • A user from Iowa, United States says the name Katara means "Female Saint in the Crow (Native American) Tribes".
  • A user from New Mexico, United States says the name Katara means "Hope".
  • According to a user from Arizona, United States, the name Katara is of Greek origin and means "Curse".
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Wiktionary

Via other European languages, the name may ultimately be derived from Qatara, believed to have referred to the Qatari town of Zubara, an important trading port in the region in ancient times.

  1. Qatar (country in the Arabian Peninsula, in the Middle East, with Doha as its capital)
    karogs ― the flag of
    valdība ― the government of
    dzīvo aptuveni 1,41 miljons iedzīvotāji ― approximately 1,41 million inhabitants live in

Notable Persons Named Katara

Katara is a fictional character. Katara is also known as Kat, The Painted Lady, and Sapphire Fire.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Katara

Katara is a fictional character. Katara is also known as Kat, The Painted Lady, and Sapphire Fire.

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Nitish was born in 1978. He died on February 17th, 2002.

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Babubhai Khimabhai Katara is an MP and Member of parliament. Babubhai was born on January 1st, 1961 in Jhalod.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1971 5 5 0
1973 7 7 0
1974 11 11 0
1975 10 10 0
1976 16 16 0
1977 24 24 0
1978 17 17 0
1979 19 19 0
1980 20 20 0
1981 29 29 0
1982 15 15 0
1983 11 11 0
1984 10 10 0
1985 31 31 0
1986 21 21 0
1987 21 21 0
1988 23 23 0
1989 33 33 0
1990 28 28 0
1991 29 29 0
1992 23 23 0
1993 24 24 0
1994 15 15 0
1995 13 13 0
1996 14 14 0
1997 20 20 0
1998 30 30 0
1999 24 24 0
2000 23 23 0
2001 28 28 0
2002 19 19 0
2003 12 12 0
2004 18 18 0
2005 12 12 0
2006 24 24 0
2007 23 23 0
2008 31 31 0
2009 36 36 0
2010 45 45 0
2011 54 54 0
2012 38 38 0
2013 41 41 0
2014 20 20 0
2015 26 26 0
2016 28 28 0
2017 31 31 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Katara

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Popularity of Katara as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Katara

  • How Popular is the name Katara? Katara is the 10,227th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Katara have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,052 babies born with the first name Katara in the United States. That's more than enough people named Katara to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Katara? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Katara first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Katara is Monday, December 15th, 1890.
  • What year had the most people named Katara born? The highest recorded use of the first name Katara was in 2011 with a total of 54 babies.
  • Random Katara Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Katara is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Katara: Your name in reverse order is Aratak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Raktaa. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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