Meaning:Aquatic plant
Katniss is a girl's name of Greek origin. Meaning "aquatic plant" this name is of course unique. But, where this name is most famous is arguably the dystopian novel character, Katniss Everdeen. We know picking a name for baby can be hard; may the odds be ever in your favor.

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