Name Catharina

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Catharina

Catharina is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Catharina

Catharina derived from the Greek name Aikaterine / Αἰκατερίνη, which derived from the Greek name Hekaterine / Ἑκατερινη and from Hekate / Ἑκάτη, the Greek goddess of magic.

Meaning of Catharina

Catharina 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 Catharina

Variants of the name Catharina

Catarina Katarina Katharina

Catharina in the categories

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Name Statistic: Catharina is ranked #1008 overall ↓ -50

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 333 ↓ -17
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 590 ↓ -39
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 909 ↓ -9
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 1048 ↑↑ 1620
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1126 ↓↓ -152
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 1220 ↓ -76
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1332 ↓ -36
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1389 ↓↓ -172
  • 🇫🇷 France: 1397 ↓ -94
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 1520 ↓ -39
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1530 ↓↓ -121
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1570 ↑↑ 216
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1635 ↑ 61
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1660 ↑ 82
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1759 ↓↓ -187
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 1975 ↓ -79
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 2167 ↑ 88
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 5158 ↑↑ 5316
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 7253 ↑↑ 442
Name Catharina

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