Name Caterina Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Caterina


Caterina is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Caterina?

Caterina is a Catalan and Italian form of the name Katherina and derived from the Greek name Aikaterine / Αἰκατερίνη, which derived from the Greek name Hekaterine / Ἑκατερινη and from Hekate / Ἑκάτη, the Greek goddess of magic.

What does the name Caterina mean?

Caterina means “pure” (from ancient Greek “katharós/κᾰθᾰρός”), “each of the two” (from ancient Greek “hekáteros/ἑκᾰ́τερος”), “one hundred” (from ancient Greek “hekatón/ἑκᾰτόν”), “far away” (from ancient Greek “hekás/ἑκᾰ́ς”), but as well “torture” (from ancient Greek “aikíā/αἰκῐ́ᾱ”).

Pronunciation of Caterina

Variants of the name Caterina

Catherina Katerina Katherina

Popularity of the name Caterina

The name Caterina is ranked #2055 overall.

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