First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Katori

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  • According to a user from Louisiana, United States, the name Katori is of Unknown origin and means "Spirit".
  • According to a user from California, United States, the name Katori is of Native American origin and means "Spirit".
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Notable Persons Named Katori

Katori was born on May 10th, 1981 in Memphis, Tennessee.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Katori

Shingo Katori is a singing, actor, and singer. He has had major accomplishments since 1988. Shingo was born on January 31st, 1977 in Yokohama, Japan.


Tamaki was born in 1938 in Kumamoto.


Yoshitaka Katori is a baseball player. Yoshitaka was born on March 10th, 1957 in Kami, Kōchi.


Shuma Katori is an athlete for the Seattle Sounders FC Academy.


Fun Facts about the name Katori

  • How Popular is the name Katori? Katori is the 38,730th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Katori have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 87 babies born with the first name Katori in the United States. That's more than enough people named Katori to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Katori? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2007 when it was given as a first name to 12 new born babies.
  • When was Katori first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Katori is Wednesday, April 14th, 1993.
  • What year had the most people named Katori born? The highest recorded use of the first name Katori was in 2008 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Katori: Your name in reverse order is Irotak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rotiak. 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).
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