Kate is a feminine given name. It is sometimes a short form of Katherine, which is Greek meaning pure, blessed, virginal and popularity. It may refer to:

People with the given name Kate:

In meteorology:

  • Hurricane Kate (1985), which hit the US
  • Typhoon Kate (1970), a super typhoon that struck the Philippines


  • CSS Kate was a 165' wooden hulled sidewheel steamer of 477 tons used by the Confederacy as a blockade runner that made 20 successful runs through the Union blockade during the American Civil War.


  • Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge
  • "Kate" a young adult novel by Valerie Sherrard
  • Kate (song), a song by Ben Folds Five
  • Nakajima B5N, a Japanese torpedo bomber, Allied reporting name "Kate"
  • Kate (text editor), a text editor for KDE
  • KATE, a radio station in Minnesota, USA
  • "Kate" is rhyming slang for Army (it rhymes with Kate Carney)
  • An alternative title of Crabbit Old Woman, a poem attributed to Phyllis McCormack
  • The Kâte language, a Papuan language

Other articles related to "kate":

Kate Warne - Early Career
... Pinkerton as a slender, brown haired woman, there is not much else known about Kate Warne prior to when she walked into the Pinkerton Detective Agency in 1856 ... Kate Warne was left as a young childless widow in search of work ... In answer to an ad in a local newspaper, Kate Warne walked into Allan Pinkerton’s Chicago office in search of a job ...
Sam Drucker - Appearances - Petticoat Junction
5 "As Hooterville Goes" Episode 6 "My Dog the Actor" Episode 10 "Kate's Bachelor Butter" Episode 11 "Mother of the Bride" Episode 12 "The Lost Patrol" Episode 13 "Smoke-Eaters" Episode 15 "There's No Flame ... It's the Money" Episode 26 "The Windfall" Episode 28 "Kate Sells the Hotel" Episode 30 "Whatever Happened to Betty Jo?" Episode 31 "Every Bachelor Should Have a Family" Episode ... Bedloe" Episode 14 "Kate's Day in Court" Episode 15 "Uncle Joe and the Master Plan" Episode 17 "All Sales Final" Episode 18 "The Power of the Press" Episode 20 "The Barber Shop Quartet ...
Kate Roberts
... Kate Roberts may refer to Kate Roberts (author) (1891–1985), Welsh-language author Kate Roberts (YouthAIDS), founder of educational and AIDS prevention campaign Kate Roberts (Days ... Paul, Minnesota Kate Roberts (triathlete) (born 1983), South African triathlete Vulcana (1875–1946), Welsh strongwoman sometimes called Kate Roberts ...
The Sheriff Of Fractured Jaw - Synopsis
... He attracts the support of Miss Kate, a blonde bombshell hotel owner, who helps him to fight off the hired guns of both cattle ranches, who all want him dead ... When he and Kate are besieged by the gunmen of both outfits, they come to his rescue and help to arrest the men ... remain in Fractured Jaw, becomes an American citizen and marries Kate ...
Kate's Basin Fire
... The Kate's Basin Fire is a wildfire complex which began burning southwest of Thermopolis and north of Riverton in Hot Springs County, Wyoming ... The fire complex started as the Kate's Basin and Blondie #2 fires on August 7, 2000 and by August 18, it had burned over 137,600 acres (556.8 km2) ...

Famous quotes containing the word kate:

    Truly, My Satan, thou art but a Dunce,
    And dost not know the Garment from the Man.
    Every Harlot was a Virgin once,
    Nor can’st thou ever change Kate into Nan.
    William Blake (1757–1827)