US Popularity:1628
Meaning:Bearing Christ; Pure; Musical instrument
From delicious chocolates like Kit-Kats to Star Wars’ fearless Jedi Kit Fisto, Kit is a gender-neutral baby name of Greek origin. Though the name has many cultural and film associations, Kit actually derives from the names Christopher and Katherine. Meaning “bearing Christ,” or "pure" Kit was originally a common baby name in the Christian community. Today, Kit has journeyed across the United States, Macau, and China. For a more harmonious touch, Kit may also refer to the historic, fiddle-like musical instrument used by dancing masters back in the day. Whether you’re raising baby to follow in your faithful footsteps, share your passion for music, or adore your favorite Star Wars character, the name Kit won’t lead baby astray.

Kit Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Kit is currently #565 on The Bump
Boy:Kit is currently #330 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Kit is currently #404 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Kit is currently #1628 in U.S. births
Boy:Kit is currently #1150 in U.S. births
Girl:Kit is currently #1573 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 191
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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