Katniss: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Katniss

Katniss

Pronunciation: KAT-nis (key)

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Comments and insights on the name Katniss: | Edit

DO NOT name your kid Katniss, I mean I LOVE THG but no, don't do this to your child. Name them Kat or somthing instead.

Sounds like Catnip.

Reminds me of the name Catlee (a form of Katherine meaning "pure")

Cool name! I would love to be named after such a heroine.

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My name's Primrose and my older sister's names Katniss

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Kat, Kattie, Katy, Catnip (THG)

Meanings and history of the name Katniss: | Edit

Algonquin name for the Sagittaria or "arrowhead" plant.

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Katniss Everdeen, protagonist in "The Hunger Games" trilogy books by Suzanne Collins.

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