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Date    Editor    Name ID    Change Summary
4/25/2021, 10:07 PM Mike C katniss added (from user-submitted name 32045)
4/19/2021, 1:14 PM Destry 32045
12/14/2013, 4:09 AM Kate 32045
12/14/2013, 4:08 AM Kate 32045
12/14/2013, 4:07 AM Kate 32045
12/4/2013, 2:16 PM anonymous 32045
2/11/2012, 6:22 PM Kate 32045 merge 3 names
6/27/2011, 7:23 PM anonymous 32045
2/15/2011, 5:11 PM anonymous 32045
9/24/2009, 5:29 PM anonymous

Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. KAT-nis(English)

Meaning & History

From the English word katniss, the name of a variety of edible aquatic flowering plants (genus Sagittaria). Katniss Everdeen is the protagonist of The Hunger Games series of novels by Suzanne Collins, released 2008 to 2010, about a young woman forced to participate in a violent televised battle.